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#Unionist

# unionist - Friday 29 March, 2019

Nigel Dodds 'would stay in the EU rather than risk Northern Ireland's place in UK'

The DUP deputy leader said that he wanted Brexit to be delivered, but not if it would risk Northern Ireland’s status within the UK.

# unionist - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Loyalist murderer launches art exhibition while on temporary release - victims' relatives not impressed

Michael Stone is coming to the end of a 30-year sentence for murdering six people. He is no stranger to the world of ‘performance art’.

# unionist - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Mary Lou defends using the word Londonderry: 'I'm well aware of the history of Derry'

The name of the city remains a contentious issue for some.

# unionist - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Vacant Seanad seat should be filled by someone with a unionist background, says senator

Leo Varadkar previously said he would like to see people from both nationalist and unionist communities take seats.

# unionist - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Mary Lou says Kingsmill video hasn't damaged Sinn Féin's credibility

The sole survivor of the Kingsmill massacre said the video was like “a punch to the stomach”.

# unionist - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Sinn Féin rejects Arlene Foster's Irish language proposal

Michelle O’Neill said the DUP has not acknowledged the reasons for Martin McGuinness’ resignation.

# unionist - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Coffin with effigy of Martin McGuinness on loyalist bonfire in east Belfast

Sinn Féin’s Declan Kearney called it a “particularly sickening manifestation”.

# unionist - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

'He goes to his grave having shown no remorse': Criticisms in Stormont on McGuinness's legacy

DUP leader Arlene Foster had somewhat kinder words for her former deputy minister.

# unionist - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

# unionist - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Hopes of getting through marching season 'without public disorder on our streets'

Unionist parties walked out of Stormont over a decision on a contentious parade route earlier this week.

# unionist - Friday 4 July, 2014

Peace process should not be put at risk over parades - Adams

The Sinn Féin leader was speaking in the wake of yesterday’s negotiation walk-out by Unionist parties.

# unionist - Monday 24 March, 2014

Edward Haughey will be buried in Louth today RIP

Edward Haughey will be buried in Louth today

Haughey, who was Northern Ireland’s richest man, was killed in a helicopter crash.

# unionist - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Events outlined by Paisley "simply did not happen" say DUP

The former first minister claimed he was edged out by senior DUP figures after party members took issue with his performance in the role.

# unionist - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Petrol bomb explodes beside 4-year-old girl playing on Belfast street

The PSNI said the girls is not believed to have been injured but is asking parents in the area to ensure they know the whereabouts of their children.

# unionist - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Polls open in Mid-Ulster to fill seat vacated by Martin McGuinness

A by-election is being held to fill the Westminster seat vacated by the Sinn Féin MLA last December.

# unionist - Monday 3 December, 2012

Pics: Protests in Belfast as council votes to restrict flying of Union flag

The city council has voted to restrict the flying of the Union flag to 15 days during the year. It has previously flown all year round.

# unionist - Saturday 29 September, 2012

PHOTOS: Thousands march in Belfast for anniversary of Ulster Covenant Unionism This post contains images

PHOTOS: Thousands march in Belfast for anniversary of Ulster Covenant

The parades have passed off peacefully so far, despite fears of violence breaking out along part of the route.

# unionist - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Gallery: Pride and violence at Twelfth parades in Belfast Twelfth This post contains images

Gallery: Pride and violence at Twelfth parades in Belfast

Loyalists of all ages take part in Orange Order parades; Nationalist youths later turn on police. Our gallery.

Second night of violence across Northern Ireland as the Twelfth parades pass

Violence flared in parts of Belfast, Derry and Antrim last night as violence erupted before and after Orange Order parades.