Talks an opportunity to resolve outstanding issues – McDonald
Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald TD has said the Sinn Féin negotiating team met today to prepare for a positive and energetic engagement in the new talks process.
Mary Lou McDonald said:
“The Sinn Féin team met today to begin preparations for next week’s talks.
“We now have a big opportunity to find a resolution to the outstanding issues and we will engage energetically and positively.
“Sinn Féin believes in power sharing and sustainable institutions which deal with our economy and deliver public services such as in health and education.
“This process must also deliver on marriage equality, and rights for women, Irish speakers and victims. Credible and sustainable institutions must be built on equality and respect.
“No section of our society can be left behind.”