LETTERS

Let’s bottle Irish Water and sell it across Europe

Travellers to the hotspots of Europe will notice that all drinking water comes from plastic bottles. With our plentiful supply of the raw fresh product seeming to incessantly fall from our skies, an opportunity presents itself.

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More to Israeli story than viewpoint of one solider

Daniel Teegan’s account of his conversation with an ex-Israeli soldier (Letters, December 17), depicts the IDF as a rogue force operating outside the norms of international law. 

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Ireland did not live under 800 years of British oppression

Letters from people like Tom Cooper (Letters, December 19) are dangerous, as they can feed the fantasies of those who like to justify the terrorism of the IRA, they must be challenged.

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Another missile attack in Gaza

It needs to be pointed out that recognition of a state brings responsibilities as well as rights for the newly acknowledged entity.

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Kenny doesn’t promote women on merit

Enda Kenny has said that if he is re-elected to office, his next Cabinet will be comprised of “50/50 of men and women - on merit”.

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Cuban deal has created another battleground in US elections

News that the US and Cuba are to restore full diplomatic and commercial relations, after a Cold War-style prisoner swap, as detailed in ‘Secret US meetings with Cuba pay off’ (Irish Examiner, December 19), is the latest foreign policy misstep by US President, Barack Obama.

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Old-fashioned imperalism alive and well throughout the Middle East

I unreservedly condemn acts of terrorism including those which took place in Pakistan and Australia recently. 

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Is Varadkar more worried about leadership ambitions?

Health Minister Leo Varadkar leads a charmed life. 

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Government needs to invest in community services rather than residential care

We wish to express our utter disgust at a health service which have failed the most vulnerable in our society.

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Care industry conditions

Of late there has been extensive coverage regarding the abuse of individuals in a care setting.

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