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Patrick Murphy: Irish misreading of Brexit helped hand victory to Boris

Private talks between taoiseach Leo Varadkar and prime minister Boris Johnson in Cheshire in October helped pave the way to the Conservative's general election victory. Picture by UK Leo Varadkar/PA Wire
THE Irish have a remarkable inability to understand the English. We have had a poor record in this respect throughout history, including our rather odd 17th century decision to support King Charles I [...]

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