Deal with Sinn Fein 'very much doable', says DUP's Arlene Foster

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"Everyone fears these talks of a hard border", he said, "but I agree it must be a soft border that will ensure the goods from both countries can move easily between them".

"It's hard to figure out exactly what their position is", said Peter Donaghy, a data analyst who has been tracking the party's voting record at Westminster.

Here's everything we know about the Anglo-Irish deal that brought peace to Northern Ireland... However the DUP backed the leave option.

On abortion, Mrs Foster said there is a broad swathe of consensus that the 1967 Act should not apply to Northern Ireland.

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Former Prime Minister John Major who was involved in talks with both sides of the Northern Irish conflict peace talks before handing over to Tony Blair has warned he has reservations about his party going into government with the DUP. Then women would no longer have to travel to England for an abortion and they and their medical carers would no longer be treated as criminals.

Northern Ireland's frontier with the Republic will be the UK's only land border with the European Union once the Brexit deal is completed.

Focus Speaking at the annual Wolfe Tone commemoration in Bodenstown yesterday, Sinn Féin South Antrim MLA Declan Kearney said reaching a deal requires "a serious focus" by all parties.

The Sinn Fein leader added that he and his colleagues handed over the late Martin McGuinness's resignation letter, written when he stood down as Northern Ireland's deputy first minister in January.

Under Northern Ireland's power-sharing agreement, the government there must be run by Irish nationalists and unionists together.

Ahead of the talks, Michelle O'Neill, Sinn Fein's leader in the Northern Ireland Stormont assembly, said: "I will be making it very clear that any deal between the Tories and the DUP can not be allowed to undermine the Good Friday and subsequent agreements".

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"We made the case to her that we would oppose any deal that undermined the Good Friday Agreement", he said.

The new Minister for Foreign Affairs met Arlene Foster, briefly, when she was in Dublin on Friday.

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar held separate talks on Friday with delegations from the two major parties in Northern Ireland over the restoration of a power-sharing executive there.

Security arrangements would also be normalised after the British Army maintained a heavy presence on the streets of Northern Ireland for 30 years.

Ms O'Neill said: "We made very clear the the Prime Minister that any deal between herself and the DUP can not undermine the Good Friday Agreement, it can not undermine the joint nature of the office".

Founded in 1971, the Belfast-based DUP has always been a strong advocate of Northern Ireland remaining part of the UK.

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