Simon Coveney
age: 45 years
European People's Party
Ireland
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland
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Party: EPP
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Gender: M
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Brexiteers 'irresponsible' for calls to reappraise Good Friday Agreement to ease Brexit, Irish deputy PM says

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 06:05:00 AM

Ireland's Deputy Prime Minister Simon Coveney, right, warned those pursuing Brexit they could be undermining the foundations of a fragile peace process in Northern Ireland Credit: CLODAGH KILCOYNE/REUTERS B rexiteers who have suggested the Good Friday Agreement should be reappraised have been....
16:36 No backsliding over border issue in Brexit negotiations, Coveney warns

Thursday, February 08, 2018 07:19:00 PM

The Irish Government will not stand for any backsliding on the deal struck over the issue of the border in the first phase of the Brexit negotiations, the country’s Foreign Affairs Minister as said. Tanaiste Simon Coveney said he hoped Britain would strike a deal on trade with the European Union in the next round of talks.
Coveney pushes UK for 'legal text' on Border deal putting further pressure on May

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 10:09:00 AM

The Government is pushing for a settled "legal text" with the UK over the Border question as early as next month in a move that threatens once again to derail the Brexit negotiations. Tánaiste and Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney is understood to have made the Government's uncompromising....
Simon Coveney: 'Gaza is slightly smaller than County Louth but nearly 2 million people live in it'

Saturday, January 13, 2018 10:25:00 AM

THE LAST TIME I was in Gaza was 2004. I was a Fine Gael TD and made a low-key entry into the strip with colleagues Liz O’Donnell and Senator David Norris through the Erez crossing from Israel. We spent two nights there and my lasting impressions were of a place challenged by significant overcrowding....
Sutherland: a true European and Irish giant on global stage

Monday, January 08, 2018 02:05:00 AM

Peter Sutherland has been remembered as a “true European” and a giant on the international stage by some of the many figures in politics and business that he worked with. Simon Coveney, the tánaiste, said he was saddened by Mr Sutherland’s death. “I knew him as a compassionate, driven, global thinker, always willing to challenge views,” he said.
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Rex Tillerson confirms to Simon Coveney US is to appoint NI special envoy https://t.co/5Xnet2tW0p
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Collected Department Releases: Remarks With Irish Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign and Trade Minister Simon Covene… https://t.co/CIll2o8BXM
Fionnuala Regan retweeted
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Rex Tillerson confirms to Simon Coveney US is to appoint NI special envoy https://t.co/5Xnet2tW0p
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Press Releases: Remarks With Irish Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign and Trade Minister Simon Coveney Before Their… https://t.co/1QGxZSsuIM
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