Democratic Unionist Party


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Democratic Unionist Party

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a Northern Irish political party, founded by Ian Paisley in 1971, advocating the maintenance of union with the UK. Abbreviation: DUP
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1971 - Ian Paisley and Desmond Boal launch the Ulster Democratic Unionist Party.
Anything less would make a mockery of the very names of the Conservative and Unionist Party, and of the Democratic Unionist Party.
This is a straight bung to keep a weak Prime Minister and a faltering Government in office" Welsh First Minister Carwyn Jones attacks the Government's deal with the Democratic Unionist Party "For the Government to be putting the Good Friday Agreement in jeopardy just to prop up this dismal Prime Minister is nothing short of a disgrace" Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry describing the DUP deal as "shabby and reckless" "I think it will take two years, 18 months, for the Government to be at risk, and that's assuming they can command the loyalty in the Brexit confrontations of every Conservative MP.
FIRST Minister Carwyn Jones has described a deal agreed by Theresa May with the Democratic Unionist Party as a "straight bung to keep a weak Prime Minister and a faltering Government in office".
THE Democratic Unionist Party broke off talks with Theresa May this week, telling her to spend PS2bn in Northern Ireland if she wants the party to prop up her minority Conservative Government.
She tried to taint incorrectly Jeremy Corbyn with terrorism and now she is doing a deal with the Democratic Unionist Party with connections to Loyalist Paramilitaries.
The powerless PM will have to review her entire approach to Brexit, under pressure from Labour, her Cabinet, Tory backbenchers and the North's 10 Democratic Unionist Party MPs.
org petition to block a deal between Conservatives and the Democratic Unionist Party.
LONDON - The UK Conservative Party hammers out a deal with the Democratic Unionist Party to form a new government.
LONDON, Ramadan 15, 1438, Jun 10, 2017, SPA -- British Prime Minister Theresa May's office said on Saturday that Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party had agreed to support her minority government on an informal basis in parliament, the Press Association reported, according to Reuters.
October 4, 2016 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir will meet the leader of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) Mohamed Osman al-Mirghani in Cairo on the sidelines of his summit meeting with the Egyptian President Abdel-Fatah al-Sisi, said sources.
Khartoum, July 30 (SUNA)- The Cabinet Affairs Minister and the leading figure at the Democratic Unionist Party ( the Origin), Ahmed Saad Omer, has appreciated the African Dignity and Pride Initiative which honored the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Friday at the University of Addis Ababa.

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