Good friday agreement

From the introduction of Christianity the Good Friday Agreement - key moments in the Emerald Isle's past.

From the introduction of Christianity the Good Friday Agreement - key moments in the Emerald Isle's past.

It is horrifying that that the general public are more upset about Jeremy Corbyn attending peace negotiations in Ireland  twenty years ago leading to the good friday agreement than Threasa May actively selling arms to to Saudi Arabia

It is horrifying that that the general public are more upset about Jeremy Corbyn attending peace negotiations in Ireland twenty years ago leading to the good friday agreement than Threasa May actively selling arms to to Saudi Arabia

NO INTEGRITY’ Gerry Adams accuses Tories of breaking Good Friday Agreement with DUP deal - http://buzznews.co.uk/no-integrity-gerry-adams-accuses-tories-of-breaking-good-friday-agreement-with-dup-deal -

Pete Wishart, SNP MP for Perth, said Theresa May’s confidence-and-supply agreement, which was secured in exchange for a huge financial deal for Northern…

1998 David Trimble: 1944-: UK. Only a few weeks after taking over as party leader of Northern Ireland's Protestant party, the Ulster Unionist Party (UUP), he launched discussions with his political opponents in search of compromise. Trimble sat down at the negotiating table with the Prime Minister of Ireland, the old arch-enemy Sinn Fein, and the British. In April 1998 he was one of the signatories to a peace agreement which he persuaded a UUP majority to support. the Good Friday agreement

David Trimble, The Nobel Peace Prize "for their efforts to find a peaceful solution to the conflict in Northern Ireland", MP, Leader of the Ulster Unionist Party

The Good Friday Agreement is in jeopardy from the Tories doing a deal with the DUP.

The Good Friday Agreement is in jeopardy from the Tories doing a deal with the DUP.

Gerry Adams tells Theresa May DUP deal puts her in breach of Good Friday Agreement

Gerry Adams tells Theresa May she is 'breaking Good Friday Agreement'

Gerry Adams tells Theresa May DUP deal puts her in breach of Good Friday Agreement

May's deal with DUP faces legal challenge from crowdfunding campaign  Green party politician Ciaran McClean says pact breaches impartiality obligation in Good Friday agreement, and the Bribery Act

May's deal with DUP faces legal challenge from crowdfunding campaign

May's deal with DUP faces legal challenge from crowdfunding campaign Green party politician Ciaran McClean says pact breaches impartiality obligation in Good Friday agreement, and the Bribery Act

15 years after Good Friday Agreement, an imperfect peace in Northern Ireland

15 years after Good Friday Agreement, an imperfect peace in Northern Ireland

On this date in republicans and unionists put an end to the 'Troubles' that had ravaged the region for decades. But a permanent peace remains a more remote prize.

The vote for Brexit unthinkingly jeopardises the Good Friday Agreement, the greatest modern achievement of British diplomacy. It’s an insult to Ireland

The English have placed a bomb under the Irish peace process

The vote for Brexit unthinkingly jeopardises the Good Friday Agreement, the greatest modern achievement of British diplomacy. It’s an insult to Ireland

Good Friday Agreement, tony blair bertie ahern-Important constitutional changes happened quickly, with Scottish and Welsh devolution, reform to the House of Lords, the Human Rights Act and a Freedom of Information Act. One of his biggest achievements came in 1998 when the Northern Irish peace process really made progress with the Good Friday Agreement.The agreement ended direct British rule of Northern Ireland, creating a new Northern Ireland Assembly with conditions ensuring power sharing…

On April leaders of Great Britain, the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland signed the Good Friday Agreement, or Belfast Agreement, which addressed many of the issues of the sectarian conflict in Northern Ireland.

Priest giving last rites to dying british soldier in Milltown Northern Ireland 1986.

The priest who brokered peace

Father Alec Reid anointing one of two dead British soldiers shot by the Provisional IRA in March 1988

2005: The IRA has formally ordered an end to its armed campaign and says it will pursue exclusively peaceful means.In a statement, the republican organisation said it would follow a democratic path ending more than 30 years of violence.Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams said the move was a "courageous and confident initiative" and that the moment must be seized.Prime Minister Tony Blair said "It is what we have striven for and worked for throughout the eight years since the Good Friday…

2005: The IRA has formally ordered an end to its armed campaign and says it will pursue exclusively peaceful means.In a statement, the republican organisation said it would follow a democratic path ending more than 30 years of violence.Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams said the move was a "courageous and confident initiative" and that the moment must be seized.Prime Minister Tony Blair said "It is what we have striven for and worked for throughout the eight years since the Good Friday…

Sixteen years after the much-heralded Good Friday Agreement between Protestant and Catholic forces in Northern Ireland, walls separating neighborhoods are a sign of how profoundly divided it remains.

For Northern Ireland, Wounds From 'The Troubles' Are Still Raw

Religion seems to encourage intolerance and war. The Irish Catholic-Protestant unrest, The Troubles, took a wall to appease opponents.

Tony Blair described her as "one of the most remarkable and colourful personalities ever to come into politics".  The Prime Minister said that Miss Mowlam was "utterly irreverent, full of life and fun" but that she also possessed "one of the shrewdest political minds".   Although she was remembered principally for her role in the Good Friday Agreement, she also won admiration for the way she carried on work while being treated for a brain tumour and for her role in the creation of New…

Revealed: the real Mo Mowlam

Tony Blair described her as "one of the most remarkable and colourful personalities ever to come into politics". The Prime Minister said that Miss Mowlam was "utterly irreverent, full of life and fun" but that she also possessed "one of the shrewdest political minds". Although she was remembered principally for her role in the Good Friday Agreement, she also won admiration for the way she carried on work while being treated for a brain tumour and for her role in the creation of New…

Parliament Buildings, Stormont (Belfast) - home to the Northern Ireland Assembly....grounds are lovely for a stroll & great park for the kids!

Parliament Buildings, Stormont (Belfast) - home to the Northern Ireland Assembly, the legislative body for Northern Ireland established under the Belfast Agreement 1998 (Good Friday Agreement). Parliament Buildings are a huge tourist attraction.

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