Bertie Ahern 'would not like to be a John
Irish TimesBertie Ahern 'would not like to be a John Hume' in US nowIrish TimesEx-taoiseach pays tribute to Nobel Peace Prize winner at documentary screening.Galway Film Fleadh stages world premiere of "In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America"Irish Examinerall 2 news articles »
Posted on 13 July 2017 | 12:15 pm
Bertie Ahern says lack of Dublin/Belfast
Irish TimesBertie Ahern says lack of Dublin/Belfast Brexit plan 'extraordinary'Irish TimesThe Government and the Northern Ireland Executive must urgently start to meet to prepare the island for the challenges that will be caused by Brexit, former taoiseach, Bertie Ahern has said. Saying that it is “absolutely extraordinary” that meetings ...and more »
Posted on 12 July 2017 | 2:05 am
Bertie Ahern says Ireland has 'missed boat'
Bertie Ahern says Ireland has 'missed boat' on BrexitIrish TimesIreland has “missed the boat” in failing to engage with the UK directly before Brexit negotiations with the EU negotiator Michel Barnier began, former taoiseach Bertie Ahern said last night . Mr Ahern's comments came ahead of a packed public meeting on ...
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 1:34 pm
Bertie Ahern to speak at Cavan Brexit
Leitrim ObserverBertie Ahern to speak at Cavan Brexit meetingLeitrim ObserverBertie Ahern, as former Taoiseach also held the role of President of the EU Council. During his years in office he played a pivotal role in the development of the Peace Process and in particular the negotiation of the Good Friday Agreement and ...
Posted on 4 July 2017 | 8:00 am
Punters backing Bertie Ahern to be the next
Dublin LivePunters backing Bertie Ahern to be the next President of IrelandDublin LiveBoyleSports' Aoife Heffron said: “Bertie Ahern is by far the best backed candidate to take over from Michael D Higgins as Irish President and after he added fuel to the fire on Tuesday we have been inundated with punters looking to get behind the ...and more »
Posted on 24 June 2017 | 12:15 am
ALISON O'CONNOR: Opportunistic government
Fine Gael, as we know, did not broker this historic agreement. It was the responsibility of former Fianna Fáil Taoiseach Bertie Ahern and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, both now discredited in their own ways. However the magnificence of sorting ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:28 pm
Stormont institutions look set for collapse
Former taoiseach Bertie Ahern said yesterday it was a "time for cool heads", as he confirmed revelations by ex-justice minister Michael McDowell that the British and Irish governments believed allowing an "inert IRA" to continue in existence would help ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:08 pm
Fianna Fáil are steaming ahead on route to
The party's main core value through the eras of Charlie Haughey, Albert Reynolds and Bertie Ahern was to be in power, irrespective of the ideology of its coalition partner. As a result, if you're an FF supporter and any of the following - a farmer active ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:37 am
Ex-PM says 'unarmed IRA filled vacuum'
Former Irish Prime Minister Bertie Ahern has said it was envisaged the Provisional IRA would remain as an unarmed group. Mr Ahern, who was a key player in the Northern Ireland peace process, told The Irish Times "it was a time for cool heads".
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:06 am
Bertie Ahern says unarmed IRA was envisaged
Former Irish Prime Minister Bertie Ahern has said it was envisaged the Provisional IRA would remain as an unarmed group. He said this was to prevent a vacuum that could be filled by dissident republican groups. Unionists are prepared to bring down Northern ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 9:23 pm