Flanagan to meet with Orange Order to discuss Donegal arson attacks

Charlie Flanagan

Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan will offer financial support to the Orange Order today when he meets with representatives from the Orange lodges in Newtowncunningham and Convoy, both of whom had their halls destroyed in recent arson attacks.

Minister Flanagan will be briefed on the impact of the attacks on the Orange Order and the also on the wider communities.

Speaking ahead of the meeting Minister Flanagan said he was appalled by the attacks in Newtowncunningham and Convoy.

He added he hopes that both Halls will be rebuilt as soon as possible, and confirmed and that he can provide some support in this regard.