Busy day in Dublin for EU Brexit chief

Michel Barnier told of Ireland's 'unique set' of concerns

12th October, 2016
Busy day in Dublin for EU Brexit chief
Michel Barnier, EU commissioner for internal market and services

As well as meeting Taoiseach Enda Kenny, he also met ministers with a close interest in some of the key Brexit-related issues affecting Ireland - Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Charlie Flanagan, Tánaiste and Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald and Minister for European Affairs Dara Murphy.

Barnier took office on October 1. He will lead the EU's technical negotiations with Britain once the British Government has triggered Article 50 of the treaty, though...

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