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Tuesday 21 January 2020

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar calls general election for February 8

Independent.ie Video Team

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said he called a general election for next month, February 8, because he wants a new Government in place for a crucial EU Summit on Brexit in March. Speaking outside Government Buildings, Mr Varadkar said he had secured a deal on Brexit which would see the UK leave the EU by January 31st.

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