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Local Sinn Fein TD says President made right decision not to attend Northern Ireland centenary

Oct 8, 2021 07:10 By News Northern Sound
Local Sinn Fein TD says President made right decision not to attend Northern Ireland centenary Local Sinn Fein TD says President made right decision not to attend Northern Ireland centenary
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Yesterday government confirmed the Minister for Foreign Affairs will attend the event.

A local Sinn Fein says the President read the public mood correctly when he decided not to attend a Northern Ireland centenary event.

Michael D Higgins declined an invitation to the church service in Armagh, saying it was too political.

Yesterday government confirmed the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Government Chief Whip will attend the event later this month.

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Sinn Fein TD Matt Carthy says they should have followed the President's example:

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