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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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Matt Carthy: Comments by Noonan in advance of Greece Discussion a “Disgrace”.

Sinn Féin MEP for the Midlands North West, Matt Carthy, has criticised remarks made by Minister Noonan in advance of an emergency euro zone meeting today in Brussels where a debt write-down for Greece will be discussed. Speaking from the … Continue reading

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Matt Carthy: Syriza will use its mandate to push EU to hold European Debt Conference

Speaking today(Friday) in advance of the Greek elections on Sunday, Sinn Féin MEP for the Midlands North West Constituency Matt Carthy stated that victory for left wing party Syriza could improve Ireland’s chance of obtaining a better debt deal from … Continue reading

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Matt Carthy tells European Parliament – “Irish Water Charges will be defeated”

Speaking during topical speeches in the European Parliament plenary in Strasbourg this evening Sinn Féin MEP, Matt Carthy, told the chamber that the Irish people had suffered enough hardship as a result of stealth charges and taxes. He predicted that … Continue reading

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Kenny’s spin on Bank Recapitalisation an attempt to hide Government failure to stand up for Ireland – Carthy

Sinn Féin MEP, Matt Carthy, has said that the assertion of Enda Kenny that a deal on retrospective recapitalisation of Irish bank debt is no longer a consideration is further evidence that the government simply will not stand up for … Continue reading

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The government has failed the Irish people on retrospective bank deal: Doherty

Sinn Féin Finance Spokesperson Pearse Doherty TD has said the government has failed the Irish people by admitting defeat on the possibility of a retrospective bank deal. Deputy Doherty was speaking after the Taoiseach was reported to have admitted there … Continue reading

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Sinn Féin MEPs refused entry to Gaza

Sinn Féin MEP Martina Anderson has criticised the Israeli government for refusing an international delegation of MEPs entry to Gaza. Speaking from Jerusalem, Ms Anderson, who is leading the delegation which includes fellow MEPs Lynn Boylan and Matt Carthy, said: “The … Continue reading

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