In an announcement, Irish Taoiseach Micheal Martin condemned the violence and “assaults on police,” including the “solely approach ahead is to handle problems with concern via peaceable and democratic means.”
“Now’s the time for the 2 Governments and leaders on all sides to work collectively to defuse tensions and restore calm,” Martin mentioned.
“The best way to resolve variations is thru dialogue, not violence or criminality,” Johnson mentioned on Twitter.
Whereas the LCC mentioned opposition can be peaceable, the letter mentioned 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 lately mentioned: “it’s totally simple for issues to spiral uncontrolled, that is why it’s important for dialogue to happen.”
CNN’s Nic Robertson and James Griffiths contributed reporting.