Republican challenges SF leader

A PROMINENT republican, leaving his parish church with his family on Sunday morning, has clashed with Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams.

Gerry McGeough said he had challenged Mr Adams, who was canvassing with Fermanagh and South Tyrone MP Michelle Gildernew outside St Patrick's Church, Eglish, about claims of ongoing security-force harassment of republicans.

It is understood that after the exchange, Mr Adams had to be comforted by his party colleague Ms Gildernew.

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