Ministers in ‘some’ Celtic countries speak out on George Floyd and the US situation

Welsh government Ministers have been making their views known in the current situation in the United States:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-politics-52894966

Meanwhile Scotland’s First Minister says it’s ‘hard to not conclude’ that Donald Trump is a racist when asked about the President’s handling of George Floyd’s death:

https://www.thescottishsun.co.uk/news/5667955/nicola-sturgeon-donald-trump-racist-george-floyd-death/

In Ireland the Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has also aired his views saying that there is ‘genuine revulsion’ in Ireland at the treatment of demonstrators in the US.

https://www.irishcentral.com/news/politics/leo-varadkar-us-lacks-moral-leadership

Although the Manx Chief Minister often opines that the Island is a ‘global player’ strangely unlike his British Irish Council colleagues he has been quiet on the issue.

Image: Nicola Sturgeon

Bernard Moffatt

Assistant General Secretary Celtic League (4th June 2020)

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