Water remains a sticking point between FG and FF

Parties still at odds over suspension of charges

24th April, 2016
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Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin

Fine Gael is expressing frustration with the stance of Fianna Fáil after the failure to break the logjam on water charges.

Party sources said Fianna Fáil had backed itself into a corner by demanding a suspension of water charges and was not willing to budge.

But Fianna Fáil is insisting that the promise it made in its election manifesto has to be respected.

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