MEP Pat The Cope slams Vatican Embassy closure

The Fianna Fail MEP Pat the Cope Gallagher is calling on the Government to reverse its decision to close the Vatican Embassy.

The former Donegal Deputy made the plea in the European Parliament in Strasbourg last night.

Mr Gallagher comments come as the Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore said he would be prepared to review the closure of the Vatican embassy when economic circumstances are better

Pat the Cope Gallagher says the decion to close the embassy was wrong:

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