SF TD signals flexibility on flag and anthem

Pearse Doherty is willing to give up Amhrán na bhFiann for a united Ireland

11th September, 2017
United Ireland flag 'must have as much orange as green'. Pic: RollingNews.ie

A united Ireland may not have the tricolour as its flag or Amhrán na bhFiann as its national anthem, according to a senior Sinn Féín TD.

The Donegal TD said that Sinn Féín’s campaign for a border poll within five years is being fought on the basis of creating a new nation rather than merely incorporating the six counties of Northern Ireland into the existing Republic....

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