Irish voters reject EU treaty

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Series Details 14.6.08
Publication Date 14/06/2008
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Reports and analysis of the vote in the referendum in Ireland, 12 June 2008 on the Treaty of Lisbon - and the implications for the European Union of the 'no' vote.

Subsequent information sources after the immediate aftermath of the result in Ireland are indexed separately in ESO.

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Spiegel Online International, 14.6.08: Ireland Punishes the EU for Constitution Trick,1518,559741,00.html
Ireland: Department of the Taoiseach, 13.6.08: Statement by the Taoiseach, Mr. Brian Cowen T.D. following the announcement of the result of the Lisbon Treaty Referendum
ESO: Background information
BBC News, 13.6.08: Ireland rejects EU reform treaty
Spiegel Online International, 16.6.08: EU in Chaos after Ireland's 'No' Vote,1518,559730,00.html
Spiegel Online International, 13.6.08: Why Europe Should Listen to Ireland,1518,559639,00.html
Eur-Activ, 13.6.08: Ireland shows EU establishment the red card
Deutsche Welle, 13.6.08: Brussels Gloomy as Irish 'No' Likely on EU Treaty,2144,3410776,00.html
Slovenia: EU Presidency: Press Release, 13.6.08: Prime Minister Janez Janša comments on the Irish referendum
Germany: Federal Foreign Office: Press Release, 13.6.08: Federal Minister Steinmeier regrets the outcome of the Irish referendum
European Commission: Press Release: IP/08/941: Statement by President Barroso following the Irish referendum on the Treaty of Lisbon
United Kingdom: Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Newsroom: Latest news: Irish treaty vote (13/06/2008)
BBC News, 14.6.08: EU grapples with Irish 'No' vote
Deutsche Welle, 14.6.08: EU's Barroso to Hold Crisis Talks After Irish Treaty Rejection,2144,3411530,00.html
The Irish Times: The Lisbon Treaty
European Foundation, No Vol.15, No.6, July 2008
The Economist, 21.6.08: The European Union: Ireland's voters speak
Le Monde Diplomatique, July 2008: Europe’s union of disenchantment
Le Monde Diplomatique, July 2008: European style: nobody loves it
France: Presidency: News, 13.6.08: Déclaration franco-allemande suite au résultat du référendum irlandais
BBC News, 15.6.07: EU 'must find treaty solution'
Radio Netherlands Worldwide, 14.6.08: Brussels in shock as Irish sink Treaty
Committee of the Regions: Press Release, 13.6.08: Ireland says 'No'
European Parliament: Press Release, 13.6.08: Hans-Gert Pöttering on the result of the Irish referendum: EU-summit to discuss solutions
European Parliament: Press Release, 16.6.08: Statement by the President of the European Parliament on the Irish referendum

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