Tuesday 17 October 2017

Demonising the DUP disgraces the Irish Republic

Jim Cogan.
Jim Cogan.
Eoghan Harris

Eoghan Harris

Like most Irish people, I'm glad Leo Varadkar overcame the many obstacles to becoming Taoiseach.

But he has made a big mistake by not keeping Brexit for himself, and a bigger mistake by giving Simon Coveney responsibility for Northern Ireland.

Coveney will be a soft touch for Sinn Fein compared with Micheal Martin who knows all its weak spots.

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