Presbyterian Moderator Dr Roy Patton welcomed Sinn Fein's decision:
I believe it is of major significance in further healing the divisions in our communities and is a natural progression following the Queen's successful visit to Dublin.
It is a clear demonstration of the progress being made in building a shared future where everyone and their culture is valued and respected.
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