EU could play central role in a United Ireland says local Sinn Fein TD

The European Union could have a central role to play in the event of a United Ireland, according to Sinn Fein.

It has released a document on the economic benefits of a 32-county republic, where it calls for an all-island Citizen’s Assembly to be established.

The party claims the reunification of Germany shows strategic planning and investment can help with any economic concerns, should the two jurisdictions amalgamate.

Pearse Doherty says the EU can play a big part: