IRISH NEUTRALITY LEAGUE LAUNCH AT 11AM ON UNITED NATIONS INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE

 

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IRISH ANTI WAR MOVEMENT (IAWM) PRESS RELEASE 20 SEPTEMBER 2022

The IAWM announced today that a new campaigning group, the Irish Neutrality League (INL) will be formally launched on the United Nations International Day of Peace, Wednesday 21st September, in Buswell’s Hotel, Dublin 2 at 11.00am (PLEASE NOTE CORRECTED TIME).

Cross-party and independent speakers at the launch will include:

  • Chris Andrews TD
  • Senator Frances Black
  • Richard Boyd Barrett TD
  • Senator Tom Clonan
  • Catherine Connolly TD

The launch will include a group photograph at 11.45am pm in front of Dáil Eireann behind a banner calling on the Government to Defend Ireland’s Neutrality.

The INL has been developed by the Peace and Neutrality Alliance (PANA) and the IAWM in conjunction with Independent Senators Frances Black, Alice Mary Higgins and Tom Clonan, and TDs Catherine Connolly, Chris Andrews, Richard Boyd Barrett and Paul Murphy.

The INL’s founding statement has since been signed by over 50 people including multiple TDs, Senators and MEPs such as John Brady (SF), Lynn Boylan (SF), Joan Collins (Inds4Change), Lynn Ruane (Ind), David Norris (Ind), Brid Smith (PbP), Thomas Pringle (Ind) and Sharon Keogan (Ind) as well as multiple well know Irish personalities, academics and trade unionists.

Those who wish to sign the statement will be able do so after the launch on this website – www.neutrality.ie

Contact:

Jim Roche, PRO Steering Committee, IAWM, Tel. 087 6472737

Sara O Rourke, Secretary, Steering Committee, IAWM, Tel. 087 6024821

Mark Price, Member, Steering Committee, IAWM, Tel. 086 3454332

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