my oh mySINN Fein members have walked out of Newry policing partnership in protest at IRA charges being laid against a senior south Armagh republican.
Sean Hughes from Jonesborough was arrested on March 1 and charged with IRA membership. He was arrested in relation to the murder of Robert McCartney outside a Belfast pub in 2005, which caused major repercussions for Sinn Fein.
.They complained that police took five hours to search Sean Hughes’ house and that they did not make him aware that they were coming in advance
Sinn Fein walk out in protest at IRA charges - Headlines - Belfast NewsletterHe added: “Sinn Fein will acknowledge when the PSNI do their job efficiently and impartially but at the same time we will question and challenge them when we believe they have not.”
The message is clear SF/IRA believe they should be untouchable for any crime and yet demand everyone be 'accountable'...Do as we say not as we do...