POOR Enda Kenny. His six-month term as president of Europe could end in tears. His friends in America are handing ammunition to his enemies in Europe.
Last week Enda was dogged by ill-luck. Just a day before he headed for Brussels to chair a European summit – billed as a crusade against tax evasion – he was ambushed. In faraway Washington he was wounded by friendly fire. The US establishment, so assiduously cultivated by Enda, Richard Bruton and the IDA, openly challenged Ireland’s tax bona fides.
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