Europe

Gerry Adams to step down as Sinn Fein leader

Peacemaker and divisive former IRA spokesperson says he will retire next year after leading Sinn Fein for 35 years.

Gerry Adams to step down as Sinn Fein leader next year

Inside Story

How will London deal with the Northern Ireland crisis?

The UK government has threatened 'direct rule' if a government is not formed in Northern Ireland.

Head to Head

Martin McGuinness: Can political violence be justified?

Mehdi Hasan challenges Martin McGuinness, exploring the definition of terrorism and when to negotiate with the enemy.

Europe

Rape allegations and IRA paramilitary justice

Group's culture of summary justice is back in Northern Ireland's spotlight after new sexual assault accusations.

Rape allegations and IRA paramilitary justice