BREAKING: Edwin Poots quits as DUP leader after 30 days in the role

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  • Sky News published this video item, entitled “BREAKING: Edwin Poots quits as DUP leader after 30 days in the role” – below is their description.

    Edwin Poots MLA has resigned as leader of the Democratic Unionist Party in Northern Ireland.

    Mr Poots said in a statement that the DUP leadership had asked him to remain in post until a successor is elected.

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