Coveney wants power-sharing restored within next six months

23rd December, 2018
Tánaiste Simon Coveney will seek all-party talks in the North in the new year Picture: Bryan Meade

Tánaiste Simon Coveney has said it is possible to restore the power-sharing government in Northern Ireland in the first half of next year.

The North has spent nearly two years without a devolved government following the collapse in relations between Sinn Féin and the DUP in January 2017. But speaking last week, Coveney said he would seek all-party talks in the new year.

“I would like to see devolved government up and...

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