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#Gerry Adams

# gerry-adams - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Hard border fears as government accused of seeking out locations for customs posts

Sinn Féin wants clarity on the ‘hard border’ issue.

# gerry-adams - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Enda broke Dáil rules today when he called Gerry Adams a 'hypocrite'

Calling someone a hypocrite falls under the category of “unparliamentary language”.

# gerry-adams - Monday 6 February, 2017

Arlene Foster on Sinn Féin: 'If you feed a crocodile it will keep coming back for more'

In response, Gerry Adams said simply “see you later, alligator”.

# gerry-adams - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Does Gerry Adams regret getting involved with the Stack meeting? Yes and no

Gerry Adams has a lot of thoughts about how Sinn Féin is treated by the media.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Gerry Adams: 'I disagree with Congressman Peter King profoundly on many, many issues'

Criticism has been levelled at Sinn Féin over their connections to a congressman linked to the US travel ban.

# gerry-adams - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Michelle O'Neill: 'Martin and Gerry asked if I was up for the role. I said I was'

Should Sinn Fein win sufficient seats in the Northern assembly, O’Neill will become Deputy First Minister.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Poll: Should Fine Gael consider going into power with Sinn Féin? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Fine Gael consider going into power with Sinn Féin?

Taoiseach Enda Kenny recently refused to rule out such a coalition.

# gerry-adams - Friday 27 January, 2017

A future Fine Gael and Sinn Féin coalition? Not completely impossible, it would seem New Ball Game This post contains a poll

A future Fine Gael and Sinn Féin coalition? Not completely impossible, it would seem

Enda Kenny has declined to rule out whether Fine Gael would consider going into coalition government with Sinn Féin.

# gerry-adams - Sunday 22 January, 2017

UK government rejects Adams' claims that Brexit will destroy Good Friday Agreement

Adams said that Brexit was a “hostile act against the people of this island”.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Mary Lou on Trump: 'I deplore and detest that politics. It makes my skin crawl'

McDonald said we shouldn’t second guess the vote of the American people.

# gerry-adams - Monday 16 January, 2017

Gerry Adams says Stormont collapse is not a threat to the peace process

Adams said he does not think the Taoiseach has “good instincts” when it comes to dealing with these issues.

The deadline has passed and Northern Ireland is heading for a snap election

Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire will have no choice but name a date for elections later today.

# gerry-adams - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Mary Lou McDonald says Sinn Féin are 'in transition' and she wants it to be 'seamless'

McDonald said that party stalwart Martin McGuinness is “not enjoying great health”.

# gerry-adams - Friday 13 January, 2017

'My father was a loving, caring and wise man' - Stack family meets the Taoiseach

The family want to see Gerry Adams questioned by gardaí.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'Huge damage has been done': Kenny and Adams discuss political turmoil in North

An election now seems inevitable.

# gerry-adams - Monday 19 December, 2016

'I don't think he is immortal': Gerry's leadership remains unfazed after recent scandals

There were mutterings that Adams might have met his threshold of controversies, but he remains to see another day.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 17 December, 2016

We asked every TD if they want a vote on a united Ireland, here's what they said

Some think the time is right, economically and politically – particularly after the Brexit vote. Others aren’t sure, saying it would only serve to heighten sectarian tensions.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 15 December, 2016

'You're going to be shot': Sinn Féin TDs detail death threats received over Brian Stack Dáil row

Dessie Ellis said he’s passed on the threatening letters to the gardaí.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Taoiseach takes back Dáil statement that Gerry Adams drove blacked-out van

Instead, Kenny says that Adams drove Austin and Oliver Stack to the blacked-out van.

# gerry-adams - Monday 12 December, 2016

Bertie 'understands' why Adams won't name IRA commander in Stack murder

Adams has repeatedly refused to name the man.

# gerry-adams - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Adams says Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are using Brian Stack's murder to 'get at him'

He added that he would not cooperate with future requests for Troubles information.

# gerry-adams - Friday 9 December, 2016

Austin Stack believes he knows the identity of the former IRA commander he met over father's murder

Austin has been involved in a long campaign to try get justice for what happened to his father.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Enda Kenny and Gerry Adams face off over blacked-out van driver

The Taoiseach called on the Sinn Féin leader to give more information to gardaí.

Son of Brian Stack confronts Gerry Adams over murder of his father

Austin Stack turned up at a Sinn Féin press conference in Dublin today.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Explainer: The conflicting words between Gerry Adams and the son of a murdered prison officer

Adams says he will make a statement to the Dáil on the matter.

# gerry-adams - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Nigel Farage takes aim at Gerry Adams over Sinn Féin's Brexit approach

Sinn Féin voted to back the Remain campaign. Farage thinks they’ve sold out.

# gerry-adams - Monday 28 November, 2016

'Con la simpatico': President Higgins is first to sign book of condolences for Castro

The president drew criticism for his comments on the death of the Communist leader.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

'It's like Long Kesh without the watchtowers': Gerry Adams on Mosney direct provision centre

The Sinn Féín leader has urged the Government to improve conditions at the facility.

# gerry-adams - Friday 11 November, 2016

Gerry Adams is in the US and has passed on congratulations to Donald Trump

Adams last night spoke at the annual Friends of Sinn Féin dinner.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

'No one knows where this is all going to end up': Leaders meet to discuss Brexit fallout

Gerry Adams has said “an alternative to Brexit” should be found.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

As it happened: Enda Kenny questioned about compensation for sexual abuse victims

Stay with us for live updates from the Dáil.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Clinton's words of love for Gerry Adams gave her aides cause for concern

Clinton speechwriter Schwerin made the remark in an email to fellow Clinton aides after an Irish-American event.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

'Preventable' death of young student by hit-and-run driver was 'due to multiple garda failings'

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has agreed to meet the mother of the man.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Fianna Fáil support is down, party now neck-and-neck with Fine Gael

Micheál Martin is still the most popular leader in the country, however.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Gerry Adams is suing the BBC for alleging he approved murder of Denis Donaldson

Donaldson (55) was shot dead at an isolated cottage near Glenties in Co Donegal in April 2006.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Vincent Browne: I'm no friend of Gerry Adams, but the BBC Spotlight programme on him was tittle-tattle

The programme was compromised from the outside, filled with bullshit drama effects alongside dodgy journalism, writes Vincent Browne.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Gerry Adams rejects claims that he sanctioned murder of IRA double agent

Denis Donaldson was shot dead months after admitting in 2005 he had been an MI5 agent for more than 20 years.

# gerry-adams - Friday 16 September, 2016

Poll: Who do you think should be the next leader of Sinn Féin? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think should be the next leader of Sinn Féin?

Party leader Gerry Adams has said that a firm date is set for him to step down as leader.

# gerry-adams - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Calls for Sellafield to be closed down after investigation exposes safety concerns

BBC Panorama found that radioactive materials have been stored in degrading plastic bottles.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 11 August, 2016

'National unity is in the national interest': Gerry Adams argues it is time for a united Ireland

Gerry Adams says all parties should come together to talk about Irish unity.