Gerry Adams congratulates Jeremy Corbyn
Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD, who is in Dublin today for a meeting of the party’s Ard Chomhairle, has extended his “warmest congratulations to the newly elected leader of the British Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn".
The Sinn Féin leader said:
“I have known Jeremy for many years. He is a good friend of Ireland and of the Irish peace process. I wish him well in his new and challenging role as leader of the British Labour Party and look forward to working with him in the time ahead to ensure that the gains of the peace process are built upon.”