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Brexit prompts Northern Ireland electoral pacts that could shake DUP grip

Reuters Tuesday, 5 November 2019
Division among Northern Ireland's pro-British and pro-Irish parties over Brexit has prompted tactical electoral moves that put at risk some of the seats that had given the province's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) the balance of power in London.
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