BREAKING: DUP’s Edwin Poots wins leadership vote

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  • Sky News published this video item, entitled “BREAKING: DUP’s Edwin Poots wins leadership vote” – below is their description.

    The Democratic Unionist Party have voted to elect a new leader with Edwin Poots succeeding in becoming the fourth leader of the unionist party, after a vote of 19-17.

    He will soon announce a candidate to take over First Minister duties and hope that person will be accepted by Stormont ‘s power-sharing executive system.

    Sky’s David Blevins explains his background.

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    The Democratic Unionist Party is a unionist political party in Northern Ireland favouring British identity. It was founded in 1971 during the Troubles by Ian Paisley, who led the party for the next 37 years.

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