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Kearney to welcome MEPs to Belfast

22 April, 2015


Sinn Féin National Chairperson Declan Kearney will tomorrow welcome a group of MEPs from the GUE/NGL group in the European Parliament to Ireland for a two-day fact-finding mission. Kearney to welcome MEPs to Belfast

The South Antrim Westminster candidate said; 

"This delegation of MEPs from the European United Left/Nordic Green Left parliamentary group in the European Parliament will be in Ireland this week at Sinn Féin's invitation to conduct an assessment of the political situation since the Stormont House Agreement 

"It follows on from my visit to the European Parliament in January when I met with representatives of various groupings to discuss the political process. 

"It is a very significant initiative to have this delegation here and it includes, Stelios Kouloglou, a representative of Syriza, the new Greek government party. 

"The visit came about after the European Parliament unanimously supported a motion in November urging support for the Irish peace process."

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