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Golf dinner gets EU trade chief sacked

[ August 27, 2020   //   ]

EU trade commissioner Phil Hogan has resigned after being accused of flouting coronavirus rules during a visit to his native Ireland. He attended a golf dinner with 80 attendees a time when he was supposed to be observing quarantine for 14 days. He also travelled to and from County Kildare at a time when people were not allowed to leave except for work or medical reasons.