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Outspoken: TD Richard Boyd Barrett Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins

Outspoken: TD Richard Boyd Barrett Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins

Outspoken: TD Richard Boyd Barrett Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins

There can be few stranger sights in Irish politics than Sinn Fein pretending to defend and respect An Garda Siochana.

This is a party whose attitude to the force is probably best summed up by the attendance last week of its new Northern leader, Michelle O'Neill, at a vigil to commemorate four IRA members who opened fire on a police station with a heavy machine gun.


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