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Ireland votes in favour of EU fiscal pact

Voters in the Republic of Ireland have approved the EU fiscal pact, according to official results.

Just over 60% of voters taking part in the referendum backed the controversial pact, which is aimed at enforcing budget rules in the eurozone.

Prime Minister Enda Kenny said Ireland had sent a "powerful signal" that it was committed to overcoming its economic challenges.

  • 01 Jun 2012
  • From the section UK
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