This Week

This Week

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This Week Sunday 21 August 2016

This Week

This Week

A look at events making the news in the past week with Colm Ó Mongain and Richard Crowley.

Olympic Ticket Controversy

Olympic Ticket Controversy

Fine Gael MEP Sean Kelly and Fianna Fáil's Timmy Dooley on what answers a public inquiry would find in the Olympic ticketing controversy, and what powers it will need to get them

JobBridge Concerns

JobBridge Concerns

RTÉ's John Burke has details on an internal departmental report outlining serious concerns with the JobBridge scheme

Attack on aid workers in South Sudan

Attack on aid workers in South Sudan

Gian Libot, an eyewitness during a brutal attack on an NGO compound in South Sudan, recounts details of the horrific ordeal in which Government troops assaulted aid workers

Syrian Geneva Talks

Syrian Geneva Talks

Former Dutch special representative to Syria, Nikolaos van Dam, on the process of the Syria talks in Geneva, which are currently stuck in time

TUSLA Social worker allocation

TUSLA Social worker allocation

TUSLA CEO Fred McBride on children who are still waiting to be allocated a social worker, with over 5,000 children still without one

Olympic Controversy (Contd)

Olympic Controversy (Contd)

Minister for Social Protection and former Minister for Sport Leo Varadkar on the Olympics ticket controversy, and on whether the cabinet have plans to meet specifically to discuss the latest developments

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