Unionism is in a disastrous position

A letter from John Ross:

Tuesday, 8th June 2021, 9:50 pm
Letter to the editor

I am frustrated at the UUP and the DUP.

Doug Beattie appears to me not to want unionist unity.

I say to him the unionist people on the ground are justifiably calling for that. DUP in-fighting is letting Northern Ireland down.

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Unionism is in a disastrous position, especially when pan nationalists are aided and abetted by the Republic’s foreign minister Simon Coveney, no friend to unionists.

John Ross, Co Antrim

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