Gerry Waldron

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Dr Tom Black: “The town knows what happened, and the town knows what they did. They were just over-confident, and let their guard down.” Photograph: Trevor McBride

Derry and Strabane are the top of the league table nobody wants to win. In the past month the rate of coronavirus infection in this council area in th(...)

Young women shopping in Derry over the weekend. The Stormont Executive announced a wide-ranging series of restrictions for the Derry City and Strabane Council area on Thursday in an effort to stem the spiralling Covid-19 infection numbers in the northwest of Northern Ireland. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

A “circuit breaker” lockdown to curb Covid-19 in Northern Ireland is almost inevitable if the sharp rise in the incidence of coronavirus cases in the (...)

Irish security sources said a vote on Irish unification would be an ideal target for Russian intelligence’s attempts to sow discord. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A potential Irish Border poll could be exploited by Russian intelligence in the same way it targeted the 2016 US presidential election and, allegedly(...)

File photograph of  Defence Force personnel training before deployment on UN duty. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Every European Union country except Ireland has evacuated peacekeepers from Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) as the security situation i(...)