Today in Irish History: De Valera on Treaty Negotiations. Jack Lynch on Northern Ireland.

TODAY IN IRISH HISTORY (published by For the Love of Being Irish)

1921: At cabinet meeting De Valera advised ” that whilst the utmost co-operation should exist between Dublin and London the plenipotentiaries (negotiators)  should have a perfectly free hand but should follow original instructions re important decisions.”

1942: Five Sullivan Brothers Die on SS Juneau

1968: Speaking about Northern Ireland, Taoiseach Jack Lynch stated in Dail Eireann, he  “hoped that as a result of my contact with Mr. Wilson and Mr. Wilson’s conversations with Captain O’Neill, the civil rights prospects would now become brighter and that the discrimination would be abolished; and that once we saw that was forthcoming we could re-establish north-south contacts.


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