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Will Sinn Féin win power in Dublin?

Gerry Adams is riding the anti-austerity wave

By David McKittrick   March 2015

Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams, centre, and party members Michelle O'Neill, left, Martin McGuinness, 2nd left, Conor Murphy, 3rd right, Jennifer McCann and Alex Maskey. ©Peter Morrison/AP/Press Association Images

A sustained surge by Sinn Féin has placed the party within reach of power in the Republic of Ireland, establishing it as a major political force—with its president Gerry Adams the country’s…

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