Siobhan Fenton The Good Friday Agreement Twitter

You don`t seem to have read… pic.twitter.com/ggafiELghu “Failure to comply with previous agreements would profoundly undermine its credibility in international diplomacy – how could a country trust them?” Siobhén Fenton tweeted his reaction to the news that the UK government intended to violate international law by cancelling the Protocol to withdraw Brexit from Northern Ireland. This agreement resulted in a new government that would share power between the Unionists and the nationalists. Disciplined in the clichés, she omits Arlene Foster`s crocodile. Last February, when she talked about the proposed debacle of the treaty, she nevertheless managed to sum up the unequal treatment of a restored Stormont for the foreseeable future. When it became clear that an agreement depended on compromises, “party politicians like Arlene Foster were able to digest them, but the base that had been fuelled by a violent anti-Irish rhetoric regime was not. The DUP was simply too angry to stage a dignified descent. What Fenton explained never happened because “unfortunately, it`s not that sassy” … Even if his first reaction seemed pretty good. Siobhan Fenton, a political writer and adviser to Belfast`s Sinn Fein, tweeted about the latest political news – namely that the Conservative government has admitted it will abdicate the Northern Ireland protocol contained in the Brexit withdrawal agreement. He regrets that the agreement has not put in place structures to deal with the unresolved unrest and the horrors of the disappeared.

But LGBT and reproductive rights, for example, were not on the agenda at the time. She stresses that “the rights of women and the LGBT community continue to be marginalized, often as a result of decisions made in Stormont.” The DUP uses the “petition of concern” of the agreement on blocking same-sex marriage, which is a mechanism to protect vulnerable and marginalized groups. “Failure to abide by previous agreements would fundamentally erode its credibility in international diplomacy – how could a country trust them?” Siobhén Fenton has tweeted his reaction to the news that the UK government intends to violate international law by cancelling the Northern Ireland protocol contained in the Brexit withdrawal agreement. Siobhan Fenton, a political writer and adviser to Belfast-based Sinn Fein, tweeted about the latest policy news – namely that the Conservative government has admitted it will abdicate the Northern Ireland protocol contained in the Brexit withdrawal agreement. Journalist Siobhén Fenton looks at power-sharing and the peace process in Northern Ireland on the 20th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement and asks what he has accomplished. It concludes that the agreement, while it put an end to violent bloodshed on the streets of Northern Ireland, failed to put in place a sound and effective policy.

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