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Belfast Agreement

Question for Northern Ireland Office

UIN HL5738, tabled on 1 February 2016

To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Dunlop on 19 January (HL4894) concerning the Belfast Agreement 1998, what is meant by "mutual interest and concern".

Answered on

23 February 2016

Mutual interest and concern refers to matters that are of shared relevance or importance to the participants in the discussions, in this case the UK and Irish Governments.