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Gerry Adams welcomes discovery of Remains

10 November, 2008


Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams MP MLA has welcomed the discovery of what appear to be the remains of Belfast man Danny McIlhone at the site in Ballynultagh, County Wicklow.

Mr. Adams extended his condolences and sympathy to Mr. McIlhone's family.

Mr. Adams said:

"The apparent discovery of Danny McIlhone's remains will come as a great relief for his family.

"It is also evidence that republicans continue to work diligently on this important issue.

"It will also be an encouragement to the other families who are still hoping that the remains of their loved ones will be found.

"I hope that the McIlhone family will now get the closure they deserve." ENDS

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