Consultative Forums on International Security Policy a Government Mechanism for Abandoning the Triple Lock and Neutrality

The Irish Neutrality League deems the recently announced Consultative Forums on International Security Policy to be, patently, a government mechanism for abandoning the triple lock and neutrality, and for increasing involvement in EU common-defence pacts and for eventually securing Irish membership of NATO. The consultative element will be nothing more than a pretence at consultation. […]

Varadkar Acting Like a Warmonger

24/3/2023 The Irish Neutrality League has condemned bellicose comments from Leo Varadkar made at an EU summit (23/3/2023). Varadkar said that “Putin will stop where we stop him”. In a statement, the INL said: “This is not the time for fake Churchillian acts. Drawing false analogies with Europe in 1939 will not help stop a […]

Irish Neutrality League Opposes “Expanded Co-operation With NATO”

8/3/2023 The Irish Neutrality League condemns suggestions from Foreign Affairs Minister Micheál Martin that there will be expanded cooperation with NATO in areas of cyber-attacks and intelligence gathering. It is obvious that this government wants to erode Irish neutrality and gradually pave the way for an entry into NATO. A recent report indicates that Micheál […]

Irish Government and Media Warmongering Has Undermined Ireland’s Neutrality

17/2/2023 On the first anniversary of Russia’s imperialist invasion of Ukraine, the Irish Neutrality League decries an Irish government and media-driven warmongering narrative that has served to undermine Ireland’s neutrality. 1.  Irish Neutrality Has Been Undermined; Increased Defence Spending Fuels Geopolitical Tensions With blatant disregard for opinion polls indicating majority support for Irish neutrality, the […]

NATO Pushing Militarisation Throughout Europe

6/2/2023 The Irish Neutrality League has suggested that NATO is using the war in Ukraine to increase military spending in Europe and to enrich arms manufacturers. The Irish Neutrality League condemns Putin’s invasion of Ukraine and Russia’s destruction of civilian targets. As a neutral country, Ireland should condemn the invasion and be to the fore […]