Belfast Agreement

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Decommissioning In Northern Ireland - Belfast Agreement
... The Belfast Agreement, or Good Friday Agreement, was signed in Belfast on 10 April 1998 (Good Friday) by the British and Irish governments and endorsed by most Northern ... One of the provisions of the agreement was that the parties agree to collectively use their influence to achieve decommissioning within two years - by May 2000 ...
Northern Ireland - The Troubles - Peace Process
... border areas such as South Armagh and Fermanagh, as agreed by the signatories to the Belfast Agreement (commonly known as the "Good Friday Agreement") ... within the rest of the United Kingdom and with Ireland, would only be changed with the agreement of a majority of voters in both jurisdictions (Ireland voting separately) ... This aspect was also central to the Belfast Agreement which was signed in 1998 and ratified by referendums held simultaneously in both Northern Ireland and the Republic ...
Flag Of Northern Ireland - Displaying Flags - Peace Process
... After the 1998 Belfast Agreement, flags continue to be a source of disagreement in Northern Ireland ... The Agreement states that “ All participants acknowledge the sensitivity of the use of symbols and emblems for public purposes, and the need in particular in ... Belfast Agreement Nationalists pointed to this to argue that the use of the Union Flag for official purposes should be restricted, or that the Irish tricolour should be flown alongside the ...
Names Of The Irish State - Name Dispute With The UK - Belfast Agreement
... This resolution took place when the Belfast Agreement (or Good Friday Agreement) was concluded in 1998 ... That Agreement concerned a wide range of constitutional and other matters regarding Northern Ireland ... In the title of the Agreement, the two governments used their respective domestic law names, the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of Ireland ...
Good Friday Agreement - Implementation
... Council when commencement orders for the British-Irish Agreement came into effect on 2 December 1999 ... However, Article 4(2) of the British-Irish Agreement (the Agreement between the British and Irish governments for the implementation of the Belfast Agreement) required the two ... then announced to the Dáil that the British-Irish Agreement had entered into force (including certain supplementary agreements concerning the Belfast Agreement) ...

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