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Published Tue 17 Jun 2008
Issue No. 2106

“Let me thank him for the steadfastness and resolution he has shown in rooting out terrorism in all parts of the world, in working for a Middle East peace settlement, in bringing hope to Africa, in working for a free trade world.”
Gordon Brown on George Bush

“First thing about Gordon Brown, he’s tough on terror, and I appreciate it.”
George Bush on Gordon Brown

“We will take any necessary action so that Iran is aware of the choice it has to make to start to play its part as a full and respected member of the international community or face further isolation.”
Gordon Brown ratchets up threats against Iran

“The others must continue to ratify, that is also the intention of Gordon Brown, who told me so yesterday, so that this Irish incident does not become a crisis.”
Jose Manuel Barroso, president of the European commission on the Irish vote against the European Union’s Lisbon treaty

“In Dublin most of the Northside working class areas seem very much to be ‘No’ votes.”
Joan Burton, deputy leader of the pro-treaty Labour Party on the Irish treaty referendum

“The victory by Gerry Adams, the Irish Socialist Workers Party and their millionaire friends has forced the debate about Europe into the open.”
Denis MacShane MP on the Irish No campaign


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Who Says?
Tue 17 Jun 2008, 18:38 BST
Issue No. 2106
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