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Sinn Fein backing paves way for new Northern Ireland devolved government

Credit: Reuters- Published on January 10, 2020
The two main Irish nationalist and pro-British unionist parties in Northern Ireland agreed on Friday to return to devolved government for the first time in three years.
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Video credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO
Published on January 10, 2020 -  00:37
Sinn Fein green light to powersharing paves way for new executive
Powersharing is set to return to Northern Ireland after Sinn Fein joined the DUP leadership in backing a deal to re-enter devolved government together. Sinn Fein President Mary Lou McDonald said a draft agreement tabled by the UK and Irish governments provided a basis to resurrect parliamentary institutions that have been down for three years.

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