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Kurdistan Region–Syria relations

Kurdistan Region–Syria relations are bilateral relations between Kurdistan Region and Syria. Kurdistan Region and Syria are neighbors, but Kurdistan Region only borders PYD-held Rojava since the Syrian civil war. Kurdistan Region and Syria share ...

Kurdistan Region–United Arab Emirates relations

Kurdistan Region–United Arab Emirates relations are bilateral relations between Kurdistan Region and United Arab Emirates. While Kurdistan Region has no representation the United Arab Emirates, the latter has a consulate general in Erbil since 20 ...

Irish bull

An Irish bull is a ludicrous, incongruent or logically absurd statement, generally unrecognized as such by its author. The inclusion of the epithet Irish is a late addition. The "Irish bull" is to the sense of a statement what the dangling partic ...

Ireland–Israel relations

Since 25 January 1996, Ireland has an embassy in Tel Aviv and Israel has an embassy in Dublin. The Israeli ambassador to Ireland is Ophir Kariv and the Irish ambassador to Israel is Kyle OSullivan. Both countries are full members of the Union for ...

Ireland–Japan relations

Ireland–Japan relations refers to the diplomatic relations between the Republic of Ireland and the State of Japan. Both nations are members of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Ireland–Kosovo relations

Irish–Kosovan relations are foreign relations between Ireland and the Republic of Kosovo. Kosovo declared its independence from Serbia on 17 February 2008 and Ireland recognised it on 29 February 2008.

Ireland–Mexico relations

Ireland–Mexico relations refer to foreign relations between Ireland and Mexico. The relationship has been often associated with the Irish migration to Mexico. Both nations are members of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, ...

Ireland–New Zealand relations

Ireland–New Zealand relations refers to the diplomatic relations between Ireland and New Zealand. Both nations are English speaking nations. As a result of famine and poverty, several thousand Irish people migrated to New Zealand where today appr ...

Ireland–Pakistan relations

Ireland–Pakistan relations are the political, economic and cultural relations between Ireland and Pakistan. Ireland is accredited to Pakistan from its embassy in Ankara, Turkey. Pakistan had an embassy on Ailesbury Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin until ...

Ireland–Palestine relations

Ireland–Palestine relations are the bilateral and historical relations between the Republic of Ireland and the State of Palestine. Since 2000, Ireland had established a representative office in Ramallah and Palestine has an office in Dublin. are ...

Ireland–Philippines relations

Ireland–Philippines relations are the political, economic, religious and cultural relations between Ireland and the Philippines. Ireland is represented in the Philippines through its embassy in Singapore and an honorary consulate in Manila. The P ...

Ireland–Poland relations

Ireland–Poland relations refers to the diplomatic relations between Ireland and Poland. Ireland is home to a Polish community totaling approximately 150.000 people. The Polish language is the most spoken foreign language in Ireland. Both nations ...

Ireland–Russia relations

Ireland–Russia relations refers to bilateral foreign relations between the Republic of Ireland and the Russian Federation. Both countries are full members of the Council of Europe and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe. Irel ...

Ireland–South Africa relations

There is a historical and current bilateral relationship between Ireland and South Africa. Both countries have established embassies in the territory of the other, in Dublin and Pretoria. Irelands South African embassy also oversees matters in bo ...

Ireland–Spain relations

Ireland–Spain refers to the current and historical relations between Ireland and Spain. Both states are members of the European Union and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Ireland–Turkey relations

Ireland–Turkey relations refer to bilateral relations between Ireland and Turkey. Formal relations were established in 1972. Irelands embassy in Ankara was opened in 1998. Turkey has had an embassy in Dublin since 1973. Both countries are full me ...

Ireland–United Kingdom relations

Ireland–United Kingdom relations, also referred to as Irish–British relations, or Anglo-Irish relations, are the relations between the states of Ireland and the United Kingdom. The three devolved administrations of the United Kingdom, in Scotland ...

Ireland–United States relations

Ireland–United States relations refers to the current and historical bilateral relationship between Ireland and the United States. According to the governments of the United States and Ireland, relations have long been based on common ancestral t ...

List of Canadian ambassadors and high commissioners to Ireland

This is a list of Canadian ambassadors and high commissioners to Ireland. From 1928 to 1949 Canada sent High Commissioners to the Irish Free State, which was a fellow member of the Commonwealth at the time. With the passage of the Republic of Ire ...

Constitution (Amendment No. 12) Act 1930

The Constitution Act 1930 was an Act of the Oireachtas of the Irish Free State amending the Constitution of the Irish Free State. It amended Article 35 of the constitution. As enacted, Article 35 had provided that a question as to whether a Bill ...

Constitution (Amendment No. 20) Act 1933

The Constitution Act 1933 was an Act of the Oireachtas of the Irish Free State amending the Constitution of the Irish Free State which had been adopted in 1922. It amended Article 37 by transferring the power to recommend the appropriation of mon ...

Constitution (Amendment No. 21) Act 1933

The Constitution Act 1933 was an Act of the Oireachtas of the Irish Free State amending the Constitution of the Irish Free State which had been adopted in 1922. It abolished the right of the Governor General to refuse to sign a Bill passed by the ...

Constitution (Amendment No. 22) Act 1933

The Constitution Act, 1933 was an Act amending the Constitution of the Irish Free State, abolishing the right of appeal from the Supreme Court of the Irish Free State to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council. It formed part of the constitut ...

Constitution (Removal of Oath) Act 1933

The Constitution Act 1933 was an Act of the Oireachtas of the Irish Free State amending the Constitution of the Irish Free State and the Constitution of the Irish Free State Act 1922. It removed the Oath of Allegiance required of members of the O ...

Diplomatic Immunities (Conferences with Commonwealth Countries and Republic of Ireland) Act 1961

The Diplomatic Immunities Act 1961 was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that extended diplomatic immunity to representatives of British Dominions and the Republic of Ireland. It was repealed by the International Organisations Act 1981.

Disqualifications Act 2000

The Disqualifications Act 2000 is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It gained Royal Assent on 30 November 2000. The Act extends a privilege to Ireland whereby persons elected to sit in its houses of parliament are eligible, if elect ...

History of the Republic of Ireland

The Irish state came into being in 1922 as the Irish Free State, a dominion of the British Commonwealth, having seceded from the United Kingdom under the Anglo-Irish Treaty. It comprises 26 of the island of Irelands 32 counties. The 1937 constitu ...

Irish Mercantile Marine during World War II

The Irish Mercantile Marine during World War II continued essential overseas trade in the conflict, a period referred to as The Long Watch by Irish mariners. Irish merchant shipping saw to it that vital imports continued to arrive and exports, ma ...

List of ambassadors of Australia to Ireland

The Australian Ambassador to Ireland is the Australian Governments foremost diplomatic representative in Ireland. The Ambassador resides in Dublin. On occasions the position has had non-resident accreditation as Australias Ambassador to the Holy ...

List of ambassadors of Ireland to the United Kingdom

The Ambassador of Ireland to the United Kingdom is Irelands foremost diplomatic representative in the United Kingdom and is in charge of Irelands diplomatic mission in the UK.

List of ambassadors of the United Kingdom to Ireland

The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Ireland is the United Kingdoms foremost diplomatic representative in Ireland and head of the UKs diplomatic mission in Ireland.

Reform Group (Ireland)

The Reform Group is an organisation based in Dublin which seeks to have Ireland rejoin the Commonwealth of Nations and to promote "a more inclusive definition of Irish identity" throughout all of Ireland. The group was launched in 1998 under its ...

European Commission Representation in Ireland

The European Commission Representation in Ireland is part of the Commission’s network of representative offices throughout the Member States of the European Union. It is the Commission’s voice in Ireland and aims to communicate EU affairs at both ...

European Movement Ireland

European Movement Ireland is an independent not-for-profit organisation that campaigns for every Irish person to get involved in the European Union and by doing so, help shape it. It is the oldest Irish organisation dealing with the EU, pre-datin ...

Immigration Control Platform

Immigration Control Platform is a political group which seeks to restrict immigration to Ireland. It has not registered as a political party, but has run non-party candidates in elections.

Israeli Peace Initiative

The Israeli Peace Initiative is a compromise plan given by the political left within Israel in response to the Arab Peace Initiative issued by the Arab League in 2002 and again in 2007. It was released on April 6, 2011. It compromises with the Pa ...

Land for peace

Land for peace is a legalistic interpretation of UN Security Council Resolution 242 which has been used as the basis of subsequent Arab-Israeli peace making. The name Land for Peace is derived from the wording of the resolutions first operative p ...

Zero-state solution

In the context of the Israeli–Palestinian conflict, a zero-state solution, based on a proposal by the Ariel Center for Policy Research, assumes that there is no unique Palestinian identity and that the Palestinians in the West Bank should get "re ...

Israel–Morocco relations

Moroccan–Israeli relations are the official relations between Israel and Morocco. While Morocco does not recognize Israel as a state, the relationship between the two was secretly maintained after the establishment of Israel in 1948. For many yea ...

Israel–Italy relations

Israel–Italy relations comprise the foreign relations between Israel and Italy. Italy recognised Israel on 8 February 1949. Italy has an embassy in Israel, located in Tel Aviv, two general consulates in West Jerusalem and East Jerusalem and 4 hon ...

Israel–Jordan relations

Israel–Jordan relations refers to the diplomatic, economic and cultural relations between Israel and Jordan. The two countries share a land border, with three border crossings: Yitzhak Rabin/Wadi Araba Crossing, Jordan River Crossing and the Alle ...

Israel–Kazakhstan relations

Israel–Kazakhstan relations refers to the current and historical relations between Israel and Kazakhstan. Both countries established diplomatic relations on April 10, 1992. The embassy of Israel in Kazakhstan opened in August 1992. The embassy of ...

Israel–Kenya relations

Israel–Kenya relations are foreign relations between Israel and Kenya. The countries established diplomatic relations in December 1963. Israel has an embassy in Nairobi. Kenya has an embassy in Tel Aviv.

Israel–South Korea relations

Israel–South Korea relations refers to the diplomatic, commercial and cultural ties between Israel and South Korea. South Korea has maintained relations with Israel since 1948, and in 1962 both states initiated official diplomatic relations. Isra ...

Israel–Kosovo relations

Israel–Kosovo relations refer to bilateral relations between Israel and the Republic of Kosovo. Although Kosovo declared its independence from Serbia on 17 February 2008, Israel has not recognised sovereign Kosovo, but in 2015, gave indications t ...

Israel–Lebanon relations

Israel–Lebanon relations have never existed under normal economic or diplomatic conditions, but Lebanon was the first Arab league nation to signal a desire for an armistice treaty with Israel in 1949. Lebanon did not participate in the Six-Day Wa ...

Israel–Lithuania relations

Israel–Lithuania relations are foreign relations between Israel and Lithuania. Israel recognized Lithuanias independence in 1991. Both countries established diplomatic relations in 1992. Israel is represented in Lithuania through its embassy in V ...

Israel–North Macedonia relations

Israel–North Macedonia relations refer to the bilateral political relations between the State of Israel and the Republic of North Macedonia. Relations between the two states are close and friendly. The two countries established diplomatic relatio ...

Israel–Malaysia relations

Israel–Malaysia relations refers to commercial and cultural ties between Israel and Malaysia. The two countries currently do not maintain formal diplomatic relations. Malaysian passports bear the inscription: "This passport is valid for all count ...

Israel–Maldives relations

Maldives-Israel relations refer to foreign relations between Israel and the Maldives. From 1978 to 2008 there were no official relations between two countries. On 25 September 2009, Maldives restored diplomatic relations with Israel, 15 years aft ...