Micheál Martin: FF-FG coalition 'not in best interests' of Irish people

Minister Leo Varadkar expressed regret at Fianna Fail's rejection

7th April, 2016
Micheal Martin and Enda Kenny Pic: Collins

Fianna Fail leader Micheál Martin has told Fine Gael leader Enda Kenny that he is prepared to facilitate a minority government.

It comes after a day of historic negotiations between the two parties on the possibility of a coalition between the two, which ended with Martin announcing that the party view is that best interests of the Irish people are not served by a Fianna Fail-Fine Gael coalition.

The coalition offer would have...

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