Ireland ties its future to the EU, with 67% ratifying the Lisbon Treaty, reversing a defeat last...

|By:, SA News Editor

Ireland ties its future to the EU, with 67% ratifying the Lisbon Treaty, reversing a defeat last June. Ireland's finance minister calls the dramatic swing a first step in Ireland's economic recovery. "We are in a very difficult place and that's precisely why people voted 'yes.'"