Govt: We want Stormont up and running as soon as possible

Northern Ireland Secretary Brandon Lewis says the government's priority is to see Stormont "up and running" and benefitting the people of Northern Ireland. He adds that Sinn Fein's victory is a "significant moment" but points out the Alliance Party, who don't take a position on reunification, saw the biggest gain in seats.

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