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Martin vows not to go down Fine Gael’s ‘divisive road’

Fianna Fáil leader accused Fine Gael of becoming a more right-wing party under Leo Varadkar’s leadership

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

@obraonain
15th October, 2017
Micheál Martin addressing the Fianna Fáil ard fheis Picture: Rollingnews

The Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has vowed that his party will oppose the “divisive road” that Fine Gael is going down under Taoiseach Leo Varadkar.

Martin was speaking during his televised leader’s speech last night at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis in the RDS in Dublin. He accused Fine Gael of becoming a more right-wing party under Varadkar’s leadership.

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