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Revealed: Michelle O'Neill discussed reconciliation, coronavirus and partition in phone call with Queen

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Michelle O'Neill

Michelle O'Neill

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The Queen spoke in separate phone calls with Michelle O'Neill and Arlene Foster

The Queen spoke in separate phone calls with Michelle O'Neill and Arlene Foster

Arlene Foster

Arlene Foster

Michelle O'Neill

Deputy First Minister Michelle O'Neill has said she had a "very good" conversation with the Queen, where they discussed the need to "focus on reconciliation".

First Minister Arlene Foster and the Sinn Fein vice-president spoke to the monarch in separate phone calls on Wednesday.

Tweeting afterwards Mrs Foster said: "Just had an audience by telephone with HM the Queen.