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US president Barack Obama in Warsaw: “There is no possible justification for these kinds of attacks or any violence against law enforcement.” Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

US president Barack Obama has said that the American people are “horrified” by the shooting of 12 police officers in Dallas, five fatally, in an atroc(...)

 US vice-president Joe Biden is hugged by Abbie Conway from Knock, Co Mayo,   as he and Taoiseach Enda Kenny are greeted by schoolchildren from  four local schools - St Attracta’s, Charlestown; Barnacogue; Tavneena and Cloonlyon, upon their arrival at Ireland West  Airport Knock. Photograph: Paul McErlane/EPA

Claiming Irish ancestry is often seen as a vote-winner for ambitious American politicians, but few can match the credentials of US vice-president Joe (...)

US vice president Joe Biden meets Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD  at the start of his visit to Ireland. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

“We’re going to the seat of where we came from,” vice president of the United States Joe Biden told the Taoiseach Enda Kenny at his office in Governme(...)

Enda Kenny, on his first overseas trip since being re-elected Taoiseach, said that he was anxious to establish Irish arts and culture “not as an elegant add-on” but to have them represent Ireland as a “still-young Republic”. Photograph: Bloomberg

Taoiseach Enda Kenny, in Washington on his first overseas trip since being re-elected Taoiseach, said US vice-president Joe Biden would visit Ireland (...)

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