21 May 1998 Edition

Mála Poist

21 May 1998

Defeat from jaws of victory

In spite of Sinn Fein's optimistic perspective respecting the Good Friday Document - albeit with many caveats at the 10 May party conference - the question that must be asked is:

Did Sinn Fein and the government of Ireland "snatch defeat from the jaws of victory?"

This question is legitimate in view of the fact that Irish nationalists will soon be a... Free article

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