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# foreign-minister - Friday 8 June, 2018

Boris Johnson on Northern Ireland: 'It’s beyond belief that we’re allowing the tail to wag the dog'

The Foreign Secretary said that so few people use the Irish border that it didn’t warrant concerns about customs arrangements.

# foreign-minister - Saturday 14 April, 2018

'Lawless', 'legally questionable': Syria airstrikes by US, UK and France criticised

The Irish government has yet to make a statement on the three allies’ airstrikes.

# foreign-minister - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Boris Johnson in Iran to push for Briton's release

The case has become highly politicised, especially after a “slip of the tongue” by Johnson last month.

# foreign-minister - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Police have identified the man responsible for the Istanbul nightclub massacre - minister

Mevlut Cavusoglu did not name the attacker or give any further details.

# foreign-minister - Saturday 12 December, 2015

195 nations approve deal that could save the world from a climate meltdown

The deal will take effect from 2020.

# foreign-minister - Friday 3 October, 2014

Sweden to recognise a new Palestinian state

It has not been confirmed if parliamentary approval is needed.

# foreign-minister - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Garret Fitzgerald 'not taken in' by Russians during 1976 trade mission

In a wire from the US Embassy in Ireland, an aid to the ambassador said Ireland believes that ‘Godless’ communists are in league with Satan.

# foreign-minister - Saturday 6 April, 2013

No understanding reached between Iran and world powers

High-level talks about Tehran’s nuclear programme were held in Almaty, Kazakhstan this weekend.

# foreign-minister - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

'Falklands will be ours in 20 years', says Argentine minister

His comments come amid a war of words before residents go to the polls in March to say whether they want the archipelago to remain a British overseas territory.

# foreign-minister - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Anti-war protest planned outside OSCE dinner at Dublin Castle

Foreign ministers including US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will be hosted at the dinner this evening.

# foreign-minister - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Eamon Gilmore tells UN: Palestinian state is "long overdue"

The Tánaiste also described events in Syria as “an affront to humanity”.

# foreign-minister - Monday 23 July, 2012

Syria: Government troops fight back against rebels in Damascus

The move is an attempt to take over rebel-held areas in Damascus and Aleppo, two of the biggest cities in the country.

# foreign-minister - Monday 25 June, 2012

Gilmore to discuss Syria, Egypt and Iran with other EU foreign ministers

Foreign ministers from across Europe are holding their monthly meeting in Luxembourg today.