Taoiseach suggests permanent version of Haunting Soldier for Ireland

Taoiseach suggests permanent version of Haunting Soldier for Ireland

The Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has suggested a permanent version of the Haunting Soldier could be commissioned.

The statue was on display for the final time yesterday in Stephen's Green in Dublin.

The temporary installation represented a soldier returning from World War One.

Reacting to reports of the crowds who turned out yesterday for a final view of the soldier, Leo Varadkar tweeted: "This is moving. Maybe we should commission a permanent version of him".

- Digital Desk


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