A power-sharing crisis in Northern Ireland appears to have been averted after a late night deal over Irish language laws paved the..
Part of the United Kingdom situated on the island of Ireland, created in 1921
Northern Ireland is a part of the United Kingdom that is variously described as a country, province, territory or region. Located in the northeast of the island of Ireland, Northern Ireland shares a border to the south and west with the Republic of Ireland. In 2011, its population was 1,810,863, constituting about 30% of the island's population and about 3% of the UK's population. The Northern Ireland Assembly, established by the Northern Ireland Act 1998, holds responsibility for a range of devolved policy matters, while other areas are reserved for the British government. Northern Ireland co-operates with the Republic of Ireland in several areas.
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Northern Ireland will only move forward when the region’s differing identities are respected by all, resigning First Minister..