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Villiers recognises significance of 2016 commemorations

Ahead of this weekend's 1916 Easter Rising Commemorations, the Secretary of State welcomes Irish Government's efforts to ensure inclusivity

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Ms Villiers commented:

I recognise the significance of this weekend for Irishmen & women across the world.

Whatever one’s perspective, I welcome and appreciate the efforts of the Irish Government to ensure that the centenary of the Easter Rising is marked in ways that are inclusive and designed to promote reconciliation.

Published 26 March 2016