Micheál Martin: We cannot go into government with Sinn Féin over its EU policies

The Tánaiste and Fianna Fáil leader was speaking as the party’s Ard Fheis got underway in Dublin

Micheál Martin made a speech at the party’s Ard Fheis in Dublin. Photo: Fergal Phillips

Micheál Martin has said there are “very significant” differences between Fianna Fail and Sinn Fein, but avoided ruling out a future coalition with the main opposition party.

The Tanaiste and Fianna Fail leader said that policy “has to be the bottom line” and the party cannot go into government with Sinn Fein if it maintains positions such as its approach to the EU.

He was speaking at the start of the 82nd Fianna Fail Ard ...