U.S. Supports Peaceful, Prosperous Future for People of Northern Ireland

Posted by DipNote Bloggers
March 17, 2010

Today, Secretary Clinton met with Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness. Secretary Clinton said, "[I]t's a great pleasure to welcome the first minister and the deputy first minister from Northern Ireland. I have enjoyed the opportunity to work with both of these leaders, and I am delighted that they are coming here to the United States having successfully concluded the devolution agreement known as the Hillsborough Agreement. And I look forward to discussing with them the way that -- the ways that the United States will continue to support a peaceful and prosperous future for the people of Northern Ireland."Full Text

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