NATO countries
Tuesday, June 14, 2022

This week the Taoiseach claimed that the Irish Government could join NATO without having recourse to the people in a referendum. Asked to comment on this for the Irish Times, Dr Cahillane said that while the Constitution is silent on the issue, it is likely that a referendum would be required in reality due to the rulings of various Supreme Court cases on similar issues. You can read the entire article here: https://www.irishtimes.com/politics/2022/06/08/taoiseach-claim-about-jo…