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Thatcher threat to Dundalk – Adams

Sinn Féin Louth TD Gerry Adams commenting on the release of government files in which British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher asked the then Taoiseach Garret Fitzgerald, “what would you say if Dundalk were bombed?” said: “The threat of British forces … Continue reading

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Adams calls for Commission of Investigation into Project Eagle

Speaking during tonight’s PMB on NAMA in the Dáil Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams called on the government to “establish a Commission of Investigation into the sale of NAMA’s loan books, including its northern loan book”. Gerry Adams said: “The revelation … Continue reading

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Fine Gael/Labour fear Greek write down would expose their own failure – Adams

Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams TD has said that Fine Gael and Labour are opposing a debt write down for Greece because it would expose the failure of the Irish Government to demand the same. Mr Adams said the real … Continue reading

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Adams slams Kenny comments on Greece

Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams TD has slammed comments by Taoiseach Enda Kenny in relation to the Greek economic crisis. Enda Kenny said the Irish Government will not support debt relief for Greece at talks in Brussels and criticised Greek … Continue reading

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Irish Government’s actions during Greek Talks are Shameful – Matt Carthy MEP

Sinn Féin MEP for the Midlands North West and member of the European Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee Matt Carthy has today strongly criticised the Irish Government for their stance during the ongoing Greek Talks. Carthy said: “The position of … Continue reading

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Adams condemns Attacks on Sinn Féin

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD has condemned the concentrated series of attacks against Sinn Féin representatives in recent weeks. In the last week there have been four serious attacks and 7 death threats and bomb alerts at family homes. … Continue reading

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Austerity has altered every corner of Ireland irrevocably – Colreavy

Speaking on the issue of income and living conditions in the Dáil tonight, Sinn Féin TD Michael Colreavy lamented the devastating impact that austerity has had upon the whole of Ireland, damage that may never be repaired. Deputy Colreavy said: … Continue reading

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