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Ireland backs same-sex marriage

The Republic of Ireland has voted overwhelmingly to legalise same-sex marriage in a historic referendum.

The Republic of Ireland has voted overwhelmingly to legalise same-sex marriage in a historic referendum.

More than 62% voted in favour of amending the country's constitution to allow gay and lesbian couples to marry.

Chris Buckler reports.

  • 23 May
  • From the section Europe