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David Cullinane explains his 'Up the Ra' comments


A Sinn Fein TD who was filmed shouting "Up the 'Ra" during a victory speech has defended the comment, saying it happened during "the excitement of the night". Waterford TD David Cullinane was recorded making the comment as he spoke to supporters hours after he was elected. He said Sunday was a "very emotional day" for him but that the comments were not about the future. The short clip was posted on social media on Monday.

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