Europe Floods Show ‘Urgency to Act’ on Climate Change: Von der Leyen

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Europe Floods Show ‘Urgency to Act’ on Climate Change: Von der Leyen” – below is their description. The EU Commission President said Friday the intensity and length of weather events such as the devastating floods in Western Europe were a “clear indication” of climate change underlining the … Read more Europe Floods Show ‘Urgency to Act’ on Climate Change: Von der Leyen

Irish PM optimistic solution can be found to NI Protocol row

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Irish PM optimistic solution can be found to NI Protocol row” – below is their description. Ireland’s Prime Minister, Taoiseach Micheál Martin, has told Sky News there is “a route” to resolving tensions over the Brexit Protocol following US President Joe Biden’s intervention. He urged Boris Johnson to … Read more Irish PM optimistic solution can be found to NI Protocol row

CORRECTIONS: Week of Monday, April 12

Late Night with Seth Meyers published this video item, entitled “CORRECTIONS: Week of Monday, April 12” – below is their description. Seth Meyers takes a moment to address some of the errors from this week of Late Night, like mispronouncing “Taoiseach” and using the word “embattled” wrongly.   Late Night with Seth Meyers. Stream now on Peacock: https://bit.ly/3erP2gX Subscribe to … Read more CORRECTIONS: Week of Monday, April 12

Petrol bombs thrown at police as rioting continues in Northern Ireland

Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “Petrol bombs thrown at police as rioting continues in Northern Ireland” – below is their description. The Irish Taoiseach has warned that Northern Ireland must not be plunged back into “that dark place of sectarian murders and political discord” after another night of violence which left 14 … Read more Petrol bombs thrown at police as rioting continues in Northern Ireland

Biden, Martin Tout ‘Robust’ U.S.-Ireland Agenda in Virtual Bilateral Meeting

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Biden, Martin Tout ‘Robust’ U.S.-Ireland Agenda in Virtual Bilateral Meeting” – below is their description. President Joe Biden is marking St. Patrick’s Day as he recommits the U.S. to the Good Friday Agreement, which has come under increasing stress following the United Kingdom’s exit from the European … Read more Biden, Martin Tout ‘Robust’ U.S.-Ireland Agenda in Virtual Bilateral Meeting

Irish PM Micheál Martin rules out border poll ‘over the next number of years’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Irish PM Micheál Martin rules out border poll ‘over the next number of years’” – below is their description. In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24, Irish Prime Minister Micheál Martin ruled out a referendum on Irish unity in the next few years. “I don’t foresee a … Read more Irish PM Micheál Martin rules out border poll ‘over the next number of years’

Not getting a Brexit deal would be an ‘appalling failure of statecraft’: Irish PM Micheal Martin

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Not getting a Brexit deal would be an ‘appalling failure of statecraft’: Irish PM Micheal Martin” – below is their description. As Brexit talks continue between the UK and Brussels, Irish Taoiseach, Micheal Martin, told BBC’s Andrew Marr “with some degree of creativity, a resolution can be found”. … Read more Not getting a Brexit deal would be an ‘appalling failure of statecraft’: Irish PM Micheal Martin

Biden: ‘We do not want a guarded border’ between UK and Ireland

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “Biden: ‘We do not want a guarded border’ between UK and Ireland” – below is their description. US President-elect Joe Biden says he would like to avoid a guarded border between the UK and Ireland as Brexit negotiations continue. Speaking to reporters in Wilmington, Delaware, Biden said “We … Read more Biden: ‘We do not want a guarded border’ between UK and Ireland

MPs condemn Downing Street infighting as coronavirus deaths soar – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “MPs condemn Downing Street infighting as coronavirus deaths soar – BBC News” – below is their description. Government ministers have attempted to downplay reports of infighting at Downing Street, after the resignation of one of Boris Johnson’s key aides. The upheaval at the heart of government comes as … Read more MPs condemn Downing Street infighting as coronavirus deaths soar – BBC News

Ireland announces emergency six-week lockdown with some of Europe’s toughest restrictions

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Ireland announces emergency six-week lockdown with some of Europe’s toughest restrictions” – below is their description. Ireland announced some of Europe’s toughest Covid-19 restrictions on Monday, plunging the country into lockdown for six weeks. Taoiseach Micheál Martin moved the country to the highest level of measures following a … Read more Ireland announces emergency six-week lockdown with some of Europe’s toughest restrictions

🇮🇪 Ireland – Taoiseach Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

United Nations published this video item, entitled “🇮🇪 Ireland – Taoiseach Addresses General Debate, 75th Session” – below is their description. Micheál Martin, Taoiseach of Ireland, addresses the general debate of the 75th Session of the General Assembly of the UN (New York, 22 – 29 September 2020). ———– Watch Other Addresses to the General … Read more 🇮🇪 Ireland – Taoiseach Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

Boris Johnson talks up post-Brexit unity between UK and Ireland on Northern Ireland visit

Boris Johnson arrived in Northern Ireland to talk up the strength of union between Britain’s constituent nations and promise a strong rebound from the coronavirus crisis. Johnson met with Northern Ireland’s First Minister Arlene Foster and her deputy Michelle O’Neill in the grounds of Hillsborough Castle, as well as Ireland’s new prime minister Micheal Martin … Read more Boris Johnson talks up post-Brexit unity between UK and Ireland on Northern Ireland visit

BREAKING: New Ireland PM officially elected

Ireland’s opposition leader, Micheal Martin, has been elected as taoiseach (Irish prime minister) in a special parliamentary sitting. Micheal Martin has just over two years to create a political legacy that will warrant his long wait for the top job in Ireland. Under the terms of a coalition deal, he will hold the job until … Read more BREAKING: New Ireland PM officially elected

‘Your sacrifices are making a difference’: Leo Varadkar announces Irish lockdown extension

Taoiseach has announced Ireland will extend its coronavirus lockdown for at least three more weeks, until 5 May. He said the decision was taken on expert advice. ‘We cannot be complacent. What we’re doing is difficult, but it is making a difference’ Coronavirus live news: confirmed worldwide Covid-19 death toll passes 100,000 The WHO v … Read more ‘Your sacrifices are making a difference’: Leo Varadkar announces Irish lockdown extension