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# sovereignty - Monday 4 December, 2017

Arlene Foster slams Dublin over reported text of Brexit border deal (but Scotland wants in)

A deal was expected to be announced this afternoon but this has not happened.

# sovereignty - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Knights of Malta refuse to assist in Vatican investigation over condom scandal

A top official was sacked over revelations that the order’s charity branch distributed tens of thousands of condoms in Myanmar under his watch.

# sovereignty - Sunday 2 March, 2014

What both sides are saying in Scotland's great debate

There are 200 days to go.

# sovereignty - Thursday 27 February, 2014

'European friends came to the help of Ireland': TDs brief Scots on EU membership

Labour TD Eric Byrne told Scottish counterparts that “it wasn’t Europe who sabotaged” the Irish economy.

# sovereignty - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Falkland Islands voting in referendum on British status

The result is not in doubt but the scale of the ‘yes’ vote will be closely watched as a sign of the Falklanders’ strength of feeling about remaining British.

# sovereignty - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Column: Forget about our ‘economic sovereignty’ – let’s look at what matters

Fears over ceding our sovereignty are misplaced – people do it all the time, writes Ronan Lyons. Here’s what we should be focusing on instead.

# sovereignty - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Explainer: Kosovo’s sovereignty… what does it mean?

What does Kosovo’s legal sovereignty mean for the territory, its people, and its sports teams?

# sovereignty - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Adams: Treaty runs 'contrary' to essence of Irish republicanism

The Sinn Féin leader addressed the Republican Youth Conference earlier today.

# sovereignty - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Poll: How would you vote in a referendum on the new EU treaty? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How would you vote in a referendum on the new EU treaty?

EU leaders will meet tomorrow to discuss the fiscal compact. But how will you vote if Ireland does hold a referendum?

# sovereignty - Saturday 28 January, 2012

EU could take over control of Greek economy, German official warns

Ministers are discussing a proposal under which Greece would hand the final say over tax and spending to an EU commissioner.

# sovereignty - Monday 23 January, 2012

Syria rejects Arab League plan to end crisis

The country objected to the plan, saying it is a violation of Syrian sovereignty. The news comes as 11 die in clashes at the weekend.