A former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter is getting ready for a battle of a different kind as he prepares to step into the Irish political arena.
Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has accused Prime Minister Theresa May of “playing a game of chicken” with Irish interests over Brexit.
Unionism could be an energetic and energising voice in the debate around Irish unity, Sinn Fein president Mary Lou McDonald has said.
Former Sinn Fein politician Peadar Toibin has named his new political party Aontu.
Sinn Fein president Mary Lou McDonald said it was “very concerning” that Theresa May had not removed the option of a no-deal from the table.
The strategic opportunity to end Irish partition that Brexit has presented must be seized, Sinn Fein’s Michelle O’Neill has said.
Sinn Fein’s deputy leader Michelle O’Neill has said the public are “aghast” at the “Brexit pantomime” at Westminster.
The Sinn Fein leader has urged Irish Premier Leo Varadkar to “stand firm” over the backstop after MPs voted down the proposed withdrawal deal.
Whatever the outcome of the House of Commons vote on the Withdrawal Agreement, Irish interests must be protected, the Sinn Fein president has insisted.
West Belfast MP Paul Maskey has said Sinn Fein will not be deterred from constituency work after shots were fired at a party office.