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May  24th,  2019

Statement by An Taoiseach on the resignation of British Prime Minister Theresa May

I got to know Theresa May very well over the last two years. She is principled, honourable, and deeply passionate about doing her best for her country, and her party. Politicians throughout...

May  17th,  2019

Statement by An Taoiseach on 45th Anniversary of Dublin/Monaghan Bombings

Today our thoughts are with the families of those killed and injured on that terrible day in 1974.

May  15th,  2019

Taoiseach travels to Paris for Christchurch Call to Action

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will travel to Paris this afternoon to participate in the launch of an international initiative aimed at countering terrorist and violent extremist content online...

May  14th,  2019

Minister Flanagan announces independent specialist in-depth research study on familicide and domestic homicide reviews

•Study will be led by Norah Gibbons with support from a specialist team •Study to be completed and make recommendations in 12 months...

May  9th,  2019

Minister Flanagan launches major national awareness campaign on sexual harassment

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan today launched a major national awareness campaign on sexual harassment and sexual violence...

May  8th,  2019

Tánaiste signs agreement with UK on Common Travel Area

The Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Simon Coveney T.D., has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the Common Travel (CTA) on behalf of...