Sinn Fein Newswire (Page 9)

Sinn Fein Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Sinn Fein MLA facing huge court bill after Twitter libelRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 9 | Tyrone Times

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A Sinn Fein MLA has admitted that he seriously libelled an Ulster Unionist MP by wrongly claiming that he had shot people - and now the Sinn Fein man potentially faces an enormous legal bill.

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  2. New Year statementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 9 | Irish Republican News

    January 7th 2016 - Sinn Fein will begin our commemorative year of events to mark the centenary of the 1916 Rising. The first of these will take place in the Mansion House where the first democratically elected Irish parliament, Dail Eireann, met and pledged it's allegiance to the Republic proclaimed in Easter 1916.

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  3. Moore Street dispute eruptsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 9 | Irish Republican News

    ... Dublin government to explain their actions. The rally -- which was addressed by independent TD Maureen O'Sullivan, Sinn Fein's Mary Lou McDonald and other politicians -- was held to oppose development works being undertaken on the street which it is ...

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  4. a Carnival of Self-DeceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 9 | Irish Republican News

    ... Easter Rising. "It is important to remember that 2016 will mean different things to different people," she said. Sinn Fein is organising its own events independent of the government's official programme. The party is behind an exhibition about the ...

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  5. This election might not be only about money in the pocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | Independent.ie

    ... wrecked it last time, Fianna Fail. Or, if you feel really brave try the crowd who will definitely wreck it - Sinn Fein and some parties on the far left. To its credit the Coalition has unveiled an ambitious 4.8bn five-year plan to transform housing ...

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  6. Protesters at 1916 site delay works at cost of a 30k a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | Independent.ie

    ... buildings ready for the centenary celebrations. The activists were supported by a number of politicians, including Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams and the party's deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald.

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  7. Nesbitt 'shares concerns of Troubles families' over fresh Stormont dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | Ballymoney and Moyle Times

    ... by politicians in late 2014 - in the Stormont House Agreement - but they have since been derailed by a row between Sinn Fein and the UK Government. The root of the impasse is the Government's insistence on retaining a veto, on national security ...

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  8. The close Robinson-Long result proved NI has a huge moderate pro-Union voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    ... nationalists. The growing moderates are, I suspect, mostly people who would have seen the Union flag removal as Sinn Fein shenanigans, and who would consider the flag flying on designated days a reasonable reflection of the constitutional position, ...

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  9. Current budget settlement may fail us: HusseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Londonderry Today

    ... proposals will probably be debated and voted on after the Christmas Recess in January. However, with DUP and Sinn Fein having agreed the financial proposals, it is highly unlikely that any changes will be made to this latest DUP/Sinn Fein agreement ...

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  10. Time for a new approachRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Irish Republican News

    ... who likewise endure a reactionary policy spectrum imposed by external actors. The private deal concocted by the Sinn Fein-DUP coalition, overseen by London and Dublin, will do nothing to change that. As is already the case in the 26-Counties, ...

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  11. The revolution of 1916 remains unfinished businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Irish Republican News

    An official centenary calendar which commemorates members of the imperialist RIC and British Army alongside the martyrs who died in the 1916 uprising is a further example of the collaborative nature of the 26 County state, writes RSF National PRO Sean O Dubhlain. It has come to the attention of Republican Sinn Fein yet another instance of Free State historical revisionism which needs placed on the public record for the purposes of highlighting the Irish Republican position in line with the objects of 1916.

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  12. New force to target IRA figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Irish Republican News

    Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness has vowed that a new cross-border state agency will be "relentless" in its pursuit of IRA groups and loyalist paramilitaries. The agency formed part of last month's 'Fresh Start' deal between the DUP and Sinn Fein along with the Dublin and London governments. 18 comments

  13. 'End the Kangaroo Courts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Irish Republican News

    Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams has said the use of non-jury trial in the case of a prominent republican accused of tax evasion is "just plain wrong". Last week, north Louth farmer Tom Murphy was convicted of allegations that he failed to make tax returns over a period from 1996 to 2004.

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  14. Papers reveal scathing verdict on former UK minister Sir Richard NeedhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Independent.ie

    British state papers from 1985 reveal the late Eddie McGrady took the swipe against Sir Richard Needham in a confidential briefing with Irish diplomats. It was a week out from the signing of the Anglo Irish Agreement at Hillsborough and according to the UK's Department of Foreign Affairs' documents, the SDLP chief whip launched a savage attack after the British minister compared unionist councils with Sinn Fein councils.

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  15. Police bid to outlaw Sinn Fein was rejected by Government in 1988Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | The Belfast Telegraph

    A police proposal to outlaw Sinn Fein was rejected in 1988 even though the British Government "never believed" it was a "normal" political party, according to confidential files. He claimed street disturbances had been orchestrated from an advice centre at Beechmount and a social centre on Conway Street in West Belfast and that weapons were being stored and suspects de-briefed at another Sinn Fein office in Strabane.

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  16. John Hume 'wanted talks with IRA Army Council'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | The Belfast Telegraph

    John Hume wanted to have talks with the IRA Army Council in what senior government officials in Dublin thought was a plan for a public and damaging confrontation with the terrorists. State papers released under the 30 year rule showed Taoiseach Garret FitzGerald thought the idea had "torn the mask" from Gerry Adams's claims that Sinn Fein was independent of the Provisionals. 3 comments

  17. Tributes to GAA player following fatal accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Limerick Today

    ... visited the famous Christ the Redeemer statue above the city of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. Martin Ferris, the Sinn Fein deputy for North Kerry and West Limerick, was among those who paid tribute to him, describing his passing as "tragic" and sending ...

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  18. The IRA tarnished the very word republican: Seamus MallonRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2015 | Belfast Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The actions of the IRA have "tarnished the very name of republicanism" and forced some Sinn Fein politicians into lying about their past, one of the leader nationalist politicians of the 20th century has said. 3 comments

  19. The Political Year Gone By: What I got right & wrong in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Slugger O'Toole

    ... Brady in Newry and Armagh, as some folks thought that the SDLP could eat into his vote at this election, but the Sinn Fein vote held up. On this one, I kick myself for at the start of the campaign buying into the analysis that it would be difficult ...

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  20. Next year critical for SF as elections loom on both sides of the borderRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2015 | Belfast Today

    2016 is going to be a very important electoral year for Sinn Fein, with elections on both sides of the border within a few weeks of each other They have been doing well in southern opinion polls throughout 2015, with a low of 17 and a high of 24 and ...

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