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Deaglán de Bréadún: The Good Friday Agreement makes the backstop look relatively straightforward

Deaglán de Bréadún
Looking back on my reporting of the final stages in those crucial inter-party talks at Stormont in April 1998, I found a reference to the “relatively-relaxed” mood whereby a group including delegates from the Ulster Unionist Party, SDLP, Northern Ireland Women’s Coalition and even, on the fringe, an unnamed Sinn Féin member, were described as watching an episode of the TV comedy series Father Ted, in Castle Buildings.

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