Sinn Fein, the former political wing of the Irish Republican Army, became the biggest party in Dublin city as voters punished the ruling coalition for three years of austerity amid a rise in protest votes across Europe.
Gerry Adams, the leader of Sinn Fein and a member of the Irish parliament, was released from police custody in Northern Ireland without charge after four days of questioning about the 1972 murder of a mother of ten.
Gerry Adams , president of Irish nationalist party Sinn Fein, is selling a clear message ahead of Ireland’s election this month: burn the bank bondholders and send the International Monetary Fund home.
After four decades fighting the British crown, Irish republican leader Gerry Adams has been given a job working for Queen Elizabeth II , forced by rules that allow him no other way to quit his seat in the U.K. Parliament.
Sinn Fein, which has nominated Martin McGuinness as its candidate in the Republic of Ireland’s presidential election, has secured enough votes from independent lawmakers to launch the bid, the Sunday Times reported.