Sunday 26 February 2017

Now we know what happens when the minnows play hardball with the big boys

Shane Coleman

Shane Coleman

Cartoon
Cartoon

It's an ill wind that blows nobody any good. The footage from Greece of long queues at ATMs and empty supermarket shelves are genuinely sad to watch. But from a cold, political strategy perspective, they're hardly unhelpful to the Government here.

The talk of Enda Kenny, Michael Noonan & co taking a particularly hard line with Greece in recent days is raising eyebrows. But there's no question, the worse the crisis in Greece and the more it features in the media, the better it is for Fine Gael.

Don't pay too much attention to the angry invective on social media berating the Coalition's stance on Greece.

Please sign in or register with Independent.ie for free access to Opinions.

Sign In

Read More

Don't Miss

Editor's Choice