Kenny defied officials to give Jadotville medals

Kenny defied officials to give Jadotville medals
Jamie Dornan played Commandant Pat Quinlan in The Siege of Jadotville

Documents obtained under the Freedom of Information show that Kenny made his decision to grant medals to the men at his final cabinet meeting last June

Former taoiseach Enda Kenny went against official advice to grant medals to the 156 Irish soldiers who fought at the Siege of Jadotville in the Congo.

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