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EU membership can transform lives, but achieving it is increasingly tough

John Downing


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Stock image: PA

Stock image: PA

Stock image: PA

The Taoiseach insists Ireland will never deny another aspiring EU member access to this prosperous group of nations in which “people’s lives can be transformed”, just like Irish people’s experience since 1973.

But the reality surrounding Europe’s efforts to expand beyond a bloc of 27 countries is now rather more complicated.


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