Monday 27 May 2019

VIDEO: Leo Varadkar makes a speech at the Orange Order headquarters

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has become the first Taoiseach to visit the Orange Order headquarters. Varadkar made a speech after receiving a tour of the Belfast museum, acknowledging the Order’s “tragic legacy”. He also stressed “the only goal” of the Irish Government is to “respect the primacy of the Good Friday Agreement” and ensure “we don’t return to a hard border”.

Today's news headlines, directly to your inbox every morning.

Editors Choice

Also in this section