Sinn Fein secures largest number of seats in Northern Ireland parliament

Northern Ireland Assembly elections

BELFAST (Reuters) - Sinn Fein secured the largest number of seats in an election to Northern Ireland's regional parliament for the first time on Saturday, official results showed.

The Irish nationalist party secured 27 seats, three ahead of the pro-British Democratic Unionist Party with two seats left to declare.

(Reporting by Conor Humphries and Amanda Ferguson; Editing by Andrew Cawthorne)

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