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PRESS RELEASE: European Movement Ireland’s Statement on today’s UK Supreme Court decision

Dublin, Tuesday 24 January, 2017: The UK’s Supreme Court has today upheld, by a majority vote of 8 judges to 3, the ruling that parliamentary approval is required to invoke Article 50.  However, the judges unanimously rejected the notion that Westminster has a legal obligation to seek the consent of […]

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PRESS RELEASE: ‘UK PM indicates desired direction of Brexit… but road ahead remains uncertain’

Dublin, Tuesday 17 January 2017:  In the wake of UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s speech today in which she announced that the UK would not seek to retain membership of the European Single Market once it has left the EU, European Movement (EM) Ireland is calling for renewed efforts to […]

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PRESS RELEASE: A Special Deal for Ireland is essential in the Brexit Negotiations

  Dublin, Monday, 17 October 2016: The special relationship between Ireland and the United Kingdom must take centre stage in any deal negotiated between the UK and the European Union.  This was the main finding of a seminar in Dublin hosted by European Movement (EM) Ireland, entitled ‘The UK’s Decision […]

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Executive Director’s Blog – Personal reflections of a break-up

‘All has changed, changed utterly…. A terrible beauty is born..’ Just 10 days after what is fair to say, has been the single biggest political shock of my lifetime at and I find myself still with a sense of both profound personal and professional shock and sadness.  In a role […]

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