Statement by Sean Lemass (Brussels, 18 January 1962)

On 18 January 1962, three days before the opening, in Brussels, of negotiations on Ireland’s accession to the European Communities, Sean Lemass, Irish Prime Minister, reiterates to Members of the Governments of the Six his country’s determination to become a part of the European Community.

Source and copyright

Source: European Economic Community. Developments Subsequent to White Paper of 30th June, 1961, Laid by the Government before each House of the Oireachtas, 28th June, 1962. Dublin: Stationery Office, 1962.

Copyright: (c) Houses of the Oireachtas

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