DUP agrees to support May's minority government

    DUP agrees to support May's minority government

    June 26, London: PM May has reached an an agreement with the Democratic Unionists which will see them support her minority government.

    The deal, will see the 10 DUP MPs back the Tories in key Commons votes and for that there will  be £1bn extra for Northern Ireland over the next two years.

    DUP leader Arlene Foster said the "wide-ranging" agreement was "good for Northern Ireland and for the UK".
    A three page document outlining the terms of the agreement has been published in full.

    The DUP said it would apply for the lifetime of the Parliament, scheduled to last five years, but would also be reviewed at the end of the current session in two years time.

    The Oslo Times International News Network


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