Sunday September 20, 2020

Timing of Donaldson killing spells trouble for peace process

Within an hour of Denis Donaldson’s body being found, senior DUP members were issuing dire warnings about the peace process.

8th April, 2006

Within an hour of Denis Donaldson’s body being found, senior DUP members were issuing dire warnings about the peace process. It was, said one republican, as though the DUP leader Ian Paisley wanted all hopes of progress to be buried alongside Donaldson.

‘‘This is a mafia-style killing, and all eyes will be looking to Sinn Fein/IRA,” said Paisley.

‘‘I don’t see how any progress can be made with this...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

This product does not auto-renew

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 8 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago