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Taoiseach & Foreign Affairs Minister Looking Forward To Working With New DUP Leader.

File image: Edwin Poots/Twitter.

Edwin Poots was elected yesterday.

The Taoiseach and Minister for Foreign Affairs both say they're looking forward to working with the new leader of the DUP.

Edwin Poots narrowly beat Jeffrey Donaldson to take over from Arlene Foster at the end of the month.


Mr Poots pledged to work together with other unionists and 'fight' the Northern Ireland Protocol.

 

The DUP's new deputy leader Paula Bradley says she's looking forward to the challenges ahead:


Jeffrey Donaldson was narrowly defeated for the party leadership, by just two votes.

He says it's time to look to the future.

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