Micheál Martin becomes Irish taoiseach in historic coalition

Fianna Fáil leader forms government with Fine Gael and Greens vowing end to ‘civil war politics’

The Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has been elected as the Republic of Ireland’s taoiseach – prime minister – after the formation of an historic coalition government.

The three-way coalition of Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and the Green party is the first time the first two parties – former civil war rivals – have been in government together.

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