The Belfast Telegraph reported mixed reactions to the verdict among Irish communities in the United States. While some congressmen praised the verdict, Anne Smith, a representative of the Protestant Ulster Unionist Party, was quoted as saying, apparently sarcastically, "I presume Sinn Fein will not be sending out any more eco tourists."
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The Actual World
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