European Trade Commissioner Phil Hogan attended a golf dinner last week that outraged the Irish public. File photo: ReutersEuropean Trade Commissioner Phil Hogan attended a golf dinner last week that outraged the Irish public. File photo: Reuters
European Trade Commissioner Phil Hogan attended a golf dinner last week that outraged the Irish public. File photo: Reuters

EU trade chief Phil Hogan on defensive in ‘Golfgate’ scandal

  • The Irish government said there were clear breaches of Covid-19 public health guidelines during Phil Hogan’s recent trip to his native Ireland
  • Hogan attended a golf dinner that outraged the Irish public and led to the resignation of an Irish minister

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European Trade Commissioner Phil Hogan attended a golf dinner last week that outraged the Irish public. File photo: ReutersEuropean Trade Commissioner Phil Hogan attended a golf dinner last week that outraged the Irish public. File photo: Reuters
European Trade Commissioner Phil Hogan attended a golf dinner last week that outraged the Irish public. File photo: Reuters
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