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#Gulf trip

# gulf-trip - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Gilmore insists: 'Ireland always raises human rights issues'

Micheál Martin has said “of course” the Taoiseach should have raised human rights issues with leaders in the Gulf this week.

# gulf-trip - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Gulf states trade trip 'not time or place' to bring up human rights concerns

Minister Richard Bruton said that concerns can be raised through other forums including the UN and European Union.

# gulf-trip - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Government won’t say if Taoiseach has or will raise human rights concerns with Gulf states

Enda Kenny has acknowledged Saudi Arabia’s election to the UN Human Rights Council, but the government won’t say if concerns about human rights issues are being raised with leaders there or in Qatar and UAE this week.