Derry MP says north deal will not be easily reached

Talks between the North's political leaders on policing are reaching a critical phase today

Last night DUP leader Peter Robinson rejoined the discussion with Sinn Fein where its hoped a deal can be reached on the devolution of policing and justice powers to Stormont

It was his first public appearance since he stepped down temporarily as First minister earlier this week.

SDLP leader and Foyle MP Mark Durkan says finalising a deal won't be easy, but they must work on anyway:

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