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Statement from the Government Press Office

 

The Taoiseach, Mr Enda Kenny, will today, Friday, attend a Summit of the 27 EU Heads of State and Government in Bratislava.

The Summit is part of the process of political reflection about the future of Europe which was launched in June, and further meetings are scheduled for the months ahead. Leaders will discuss the main challenges being faced, and how best to address these and move ahead as a Union of 27 Member States. Priority issues are likely to include migration and security, as well as a number of economic issues including jobs, growth, investment and trade. The Taoiseach will be accompanied by the Minister for European Affairs, Dara Murphy TD.