Alex Kane: The self-styled political establishment can no longer ignore Sinn Fein

It remains to be seen if Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin can come to an arrangement with Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald. Picture by Aine McMahon/PA
In Northern Ireland there is a legal requirement for Sinn Féin to be included in the executive; which is why Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil didn't appear to have any difficulty in bringin[...]

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