Simon Coveney
age: 46 years
European People's Party
Ireland
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland
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Nationality: IE
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Party: EPP
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Gender: M
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Coveney warns against Brexit ‘game of chicken’ talk

Thursday, February 14, 2019 09:29:00 PM

Tánaiste Simon Coveney said that, ‘deal or no deal’, the UK government had made a commitment and there was an obligation on the EU to ‘find a way of avoiding physical infrastructure on this island’. File photograph: Collins Tánaiste Simon Coveney said that it was “incredible” that the UK parliament....
Tánaiste Simon Coveney has doubled-down on Ireland

Monday, February 04, 2019 10:36:00 PM

's hard-line Brexit stance by insisting the Government has no reason to change its backstop position despite growing fears over a no deal crisis in just 52 days time. Mr Coveney ruled out any potential change in Ireland's position before Taoiseach Leo Varadkar holds crunch no deal talks with....
Former Brexit secretary Dominic Raab has accused Leo Varadkar of leaking details of a confidential meeting he held with an Irish minister.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 06:30:00 PM

Update - 4.01pm: Former Brexit secretary Dominic Raab has accused Leo Varadkar of leaking details of a confidential meeting he held with an Irish minister. Mr Raab also accused the Taoiseach of giving out "inaccurate" information about his Brexit proposals following his meeting with Tánaiste Simon Coveney last October.
Leo Varadkar leaked Brexit conversation says Dominic Raab

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 04:14:00 PM

Image copyright AFP-getty Image caption Dominic Raab said he had asked Simon Coveney not to rule out looking at a mechanism for exiting the backstop. Former Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab has accused Leo Varadkar of leaking and misrepresenting a conversation he had with Ireland's foreign minister.
Coveney says UK wants it both ways over Brexit deal

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 01:04:00 PM

Tánaiste Simon Coveney has said the British Government want both their red lines and to change the backstop. He told RTÉ's Today with Sean O'Rourke that the UK want it both ways and is a contradiction in terms. He said the Government is being asked to compromise on a solution that works and replace it with wishful thinking.
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Mon Feb 18 13:55:03 +0000 2019
Brexit news: Ireland fear no-deal Brexit - pleads with Theresa May to DELAY EU exit date | UK | News |… https://t.co/X74KkbnCjY
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Mon Feb 18 13:54:06 +0000 2019
Brexit and the North West - Talk and Discussion with Táiniste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney and a panel of…
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Mon Feb 18 13:52:46 +0000 2019
Tánaiste @simoncoveney is in Brussels today to attend the Foreign Affairs Council. Pictured here with Minister Zaharieva 🇧🇬…
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Mon Feb 18 13:50:44 +0000 2019
Tánaiste Simon Coveney has said Ireland is ruling out any "key-hole surgery" on the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement, and the Gover…
Mon Feb 18 13:49:33 +0000 2019
Tánaiste Simon Coveney has said Ireland is ruling out any "key-hole surgery" on the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement, an… https://t.co/cBZlDCRFJ0