Monday 29 May 2017

Dail sympathy for Karen Buckley's family

Joan Burton
Joan Burton
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

The Dail was today told that what happened Karen Buckley was "every parent's nightmare."

All parties expressed heartfelt sympathy for the family of the late Karen Burkley in Dail Eireann today.

Tanaiste and Labour leader, Joan Burton, said the Government and diplomatic service would do everything possible to help the Buckley family at this time of sorrow.

Ms Burton said that what happened was "every parent's nightmare."

Fianna Fail's Eamon O Cuiv said he and all his colleagues shared the Buckley family's grief at this sad time.

On behalf of Sinn Fein, deputy leader, Mary Lou McDonald, expressed her sympathy and that of her colleagues.

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