This is due to the fact that the Good Friday Agreement concluded complex agreements between the different parties. The three strands of the Pact have established a network of institutions to govern Northern Ireland (Strand 1), bring together northern Ireland`s leaders with those of Ireland (cooperation strand 2 or North-South) and bring together executives from across the UK and Ireland (strand Three or East-West cooperation). There are currently more than 140 areas of cross-border cooperation between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, including in the areas of health services, energy infrastructure and policing. Many experts and political leaders fear that an interruption in this cooperation could undermine confidence in the agreement and, therefore, in the basis of peace in Northern Ireland. The release of the prisoners continued in 1999. During the Christmas and New Year periods, 131 prisoners were granted extended home leave. As of December 16, 308 prisoners have been released.1 However, with the release of high-level prisoners, public support for prisoners` release has declined, according to a Belfast Telegraph poll.2″The Kar Friday Agreement – Prisoners,” BBC News, www.bbc.co.uk/northernireland/schools/agreement/policing/prisoner. Its police proposals should be designed in such a way as to ensure that police rules, including composition, recruitment, training, culture, ethics and symbols, are designed in such a way that, in a new approach, Northern Ireland has a police service that enjoys broad support from the Community as a whole and is considered to be an integral part of the Community. (with the exception of police work and aspects of the system relating to emergency legislation, which the government is considering separately) and addressed issues such as: After the peace agreement, the Loyalist Volunteer Force – a Protestant paramilitary group in Northern Ireland – announced an “unequivocal” ceasefire before the referendum and argued for no.2 After the referendum held on 22 May 1998, The hardline Republican group, the Irish Republican Army (RIRA), a splinter faction of the IRA, detonated a bomb on August 15, 1998 in the town of Omagh, 55 miles west of Belfast. The attack left 28 dead and more than 200 injured3 Immediately after the attack, RIRA apologized and called for a ceasefire.4. 1. .