The Treaty of the European Union (Lisbon Treaty) prohibits the financing of military or defence projects from the EU budget.
After we signed up to Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO) in December of last year, Fine Gael MEP Brian Hayes called for the ‘redefinition of neutrality’, as well as ‘amending Ireland’s triple lock system’.
Come along and discuss what role Ireland should play in this era of European militarisation.
I appeal to artists not to allow conservative politicians trade off the goodwill your fans feel towards ye.
I'm astonished at how so many in Ireland still believe that there is some greater competence in Europe, that somehow when it comes to good governance and good decision-making, they are just so much better than us.
Luke Ming Flanagan MEP and others to joined march in Cork village, organised by local community since 2011, to renegotiate the debt resulting from the bailout.
The adoption by the AGRI committee of rules to combat Unfair Trading Practices in the agri food sector is a welcome move, even if it is long overdue.
As it stand the current proposal on “fairer payments” is meaningless and disingenuous, a master class in deception
After all these years of peace we are now to become a war machine and we are to sacrifice our ability to feed ourselves to do it.
Friday 4th May 2018
Bush Hotel, Carrick-On-Shannon
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