In a press release, Irish Taoiseach Micheal Martin condemned the violence and “assaults on police,” including the “solely manner ahead is to handle problems with concern via peaceable and democratic means.”
“Now could be the time for the 2 Governments and leaders on all sides to work collectively to defuse tensions and restore calm,” Martin stated.
“The best way to resolve variations is thru dialogue, not violence or criminality,” Johnson stated on Twitter.
Whereas the LCC stated opposition could be peaceable, the letter stated the teams wouldn’t rejoin “till our rights underneath the Settlement are restored and the (Brexit) protocol amended to make sure unfettered entry for items, providers and residents all through the UK.”
LCC chairman David Campbell not too long ago stated: “it is very straightforward for issues to spiral uncontrolled, that is why it’s important for dialogue to happen.”
CNN’s Nic Robertson and James Griffiths contributed reporting.