This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 14 June 2015

This Week

This Week

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

Oireachtas Banking Inquiry

Oireachtas Banking Inquiry

Independent TD Shane Ross has been giving us his reaction to leaked portions of Kevin Cardiff's evidence to the Oireachtas banking inquiry

Kathleen Lynch

Kathleen Lynch

Minister of State Kathleen Lynch reacts to the Mental Health Commission's Annual report and the areas of concern for Mental health Services in the country

Safeguarding Children

Safeguarding Children

The State Personal Injuries Board clears the way for the former CEO of the church's child safeguarding body to pursue a claim for stress against his former employer - our reporter John Burke has the details

Peter Sutherland

Peter Sutherland

We speak with Peter Sutherland to talk about the influx of people coming to Europe across the mediterranean.

Sexual Exploitations Allegations

Sexual Exploitations Allegations

A United Nations report will publish details of hundreds of allegations of sexual exploitation against UN peacekeepers. Paula Donovan, the co-director of Advocacy with Aids Free World gave us her reaction to the allegations contained in the leaked draft

South Sudan

South Sudan

The humanitarian crisis in South Sudan - Concerns country director Feargal O'Connell, on how the civil war there is leaving millions on th brink of starvation

Douglas Ollivant

Douglas Ollivant

As the US is to send a further 450 military advisers into Iraq to bolster Iraqi efforts to counter the Islamic State's advances. We spoke with New American Foundation's Douglas Ollivant, former Director for Iraq on the National Security Council under the Bush and Obama administrations.

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