On Thursday, Enda Kenny was visibly moved when he spoke about the death of three-year-old Aylan Kurdi from Syria, “washed up on a beach like driftwood”. Later that day, Simon Coveney said the government would go “way beyond” the commitment from July to take in 600 Syrian refugees. Alan Kelly said Ireland would take “thousands” of extra refugees.
By Friday morning, the minister responsible, Frances Fitzgerald was already qualifying that:...
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