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Anna Lo: 'United Ireland' remarks 'insulting', say unionists

20 March 2014 Last updated at 18:49 GMT

The Alliance Party has been accused of abandoning its "middle ground position" after a high-profile member declared her preference for a united Ireland.

Anna Lo described herself as "anti-colonial" and said the partition of Ireland was "artificial".

She was speaking in an interview for the Irish News.

BBC News NI Political Correspondent Martina Purdy reports.

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