Alliance Party Leader: British government ‘have used Northern Ireland as a bit of a play-thing’

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Alliance Party Leader: British government ‘have used Northern Ireland as a bit of a play-thing'” – below is their description.

Naomi Long, leader of Northern Ireland’s Alliance Party, was scathing about the behaviour of the British government, saying that they “have used Northern Ireland as a bit of a play-thing when it comes to maintaining a grievance with Europe”.

She said Northern Ireland was a useful lever for the British government but such behaviour was damaging for communities in Northern Ireland.

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