A 1998 peace deal ended large-scale violence but did not resolve Northern Ireland’s deep-rooted Catholic-Protestant conflict.
Hundreds of thousands of jobs hang in the balance as the European Union and the U.K. seek to agree on a last-ditch post-Brexit trade deal.
As a U.S. ambassador, Smith played a key role in the peace process in Northern Ireland.
Outgoing chief of staff Mick Mulvaney was named special envoy for Northern Ireland.
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Sinn Fein, the party historically linked to the Irish Republican Army, bested centrist parties Fianna Fail and Fine Gael.
Britain's parliament voted last year to legalize gay marriage and abortion in the region if the province didn't reestablish its devolved government by October.
A 25-year-old man, named in reports as Mo Robinson, is being questioned on suspicion of murder.
“I am so thankful that the change in the law will allow other women and girls to deal with matters like this privately in their own family circle.”
A 25-year-old man from Northern Ireland has been arrested on suspicion of murder.