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Newton Emerson: As DUP bottles it, Sinn Féin prepares to step in

There has been a noticeable thaw in republican rhetoric towards Downing Street and the Northern Ireland Office, with an emphasis on shared interest in a protocol deal and the restoration of Stormont. Pictured are Prime Minister Liz Truss (left) shaking hands with Sinn Féin vice president Michelle O'Neill with Taoiseach Micheál Martin. Photo: Liam McBurney/PA Wire.
Newton Emerson
If another assembly election were held this year, a likely outcome would be Sinn Féin and the DUP remaining in first and second place respectively but with both gaining seats. The SDLP could be almo[...]

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