Obama Greets Ireland

President Obama visited Ireland today and gave an address to the people of Dublin. Earlier he also visited the small irish town of Moneygall where his Great Grandfather lived before emigrating to America in 1850, and sampled a pint of Guinness in the local public house in the town. During his visit to the capital he met with the Irish President Mary MacAlees and also met with the Irish premier (Taoiseach) Enda Kenny to discuss among other things Northern Ireland and the Republics progress in the peace process. He is now the seventh president since the 1960s to visit Ireland. … Continue reading Obama Greets Ireland