Sinn Fein

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an Irish republican political movement founded in 1905 to promote independence from England and unification of Ireland

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The ard comhairle decision was not unanimous but was a clear majority, the party confirmed.
The protocol within the party is that that has to be endorsed by the Ard Comhairle.
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams at the Ard Comhairle
After the announcement last week that Mr McGuinness will meet the Queen, Mr Adams said there had been 40 meetings with party members ahead of the Ard Comhairle vote to allow the handshake.
That during the development work on Lansdowne Road Stadium that Ard Comhairle (Central Council) be given the power to consider on a match by match basis any request to allow games to be played in Croke Park other than games controlled by Cumann Luthchleas Gael (GAA).
The ard comhairle gave the move the green light after a four-hour meeting in Dublin but Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams admitted the vote was not unanimous.
The announcements were made yesterday at the party's first Ard Comhairle since the election.
He said his former party colleagues would discuss the matter at an ard comhairle.
Ard Comhairle member Daithi Doolan claimed immigration police were using illegal action against asylum seekers at Dublin Airport.
In custody, the soldier admitted his plan to attack the Sinn Fein ard comhairle and that he had broken into an RIR armoury and stolen ammunition which he sold to the East Belfast UVF.
He is going to bring this up with Gerry (Adams) at the next Ard Comhairle.
Nor did yesterday's Sinn Fein Ard Comhairle promise much.
The Ard Comhairle wrote to two Taoisigh, Jack Lynch and Charles Haughey, in 1979 and 1980, asking for their views on a commemoration.