Diplomacy in the Age of a Pandemic – a Series of Interviews with Members of the Diplomatic Corps in Ireland from Around the Globe

by Miceál O’Hurley Diplomatic Editor     In December, 2019 news emerged of a novel strain of a coronavirus with an alarming infection rate.  To date, some 652,343 people worldwide have been reported to have died because of the Covid-19 pandemic.  The pandemic’s toll throughout the world has been devastating, wrecking economies, stressing health care…

Diplomacy in the Age of a Pandemic – a Series of Interviews with Members of the Diplomatic Corps in Ireland from Around the Globe

by Miceál O’Hurley Diplomatic Editor     In December, 2019 news emerged of a novel strain of a coronavirus with an alarming infection rate.  To date, some 609,279 people worldwide have reportedly died because of the Covid-19 pandemic.  The pandemic’s toll throughout the world has been devastating, wrecking economies, stressing health care systems and causing…

Diplomacy in the Age of a Pandemic – a Series of Interviews with Members of the Diplomatic Corps in Ireland from Around the Globe

by Miceál O’Hurley Diplomatic Editor     In December, 2019 news emerged of a novel strain of a coronavirus with an alarming infection rate.  To date, some 571,697 people worldwide have been reported to have died because of the Covid-19 pandemic.  The pandemic’s toll throughout the world has been devastating, wrecking economies, stressing health care…

Diplomacy in the Age of a Pandemic – a Series of Interviews with Members of the Diplomatic Corps in Ireland from Around the Globe

by Miceál O’Hurley Diplomatic Editor     In December, 2019 news emerged of a novel strain of a coronavirus with an alarming infection rate.  To date, some 533,773 people worldwide have been reported to have died because of the Covid-19 pandemic.  In countries like the United States the infection rate is again on the rise…

Diplomacy in the Age of a Pandemic – a Series of Interviews with Members of the Diplomatic Corps in Ireland from Around the Globe

by Miceál O’Hurley Diplomatic Editor     In December, 2019 news emerged of a novel strain of a coronavirus with an alarming infection rate.  To date, some 474,668 people worldwide have been reported to have died because of the Covid-19 pandemic.  The pandemic’s toll throughout the world has been devastating, wrecking economies, stressing health care…

Diplomat Ireland Remembers United States Ambassador Jean Kennedy Smith (1928-2020)

by Miceál O’Hurley Diplomatic Editor   Scion of an Eminent Family The eighth of nine children from a distinguished political family, sister of a United States President, two United States Senators, Attorney General of the United States and the Founder of the Special Olympics, Jean Kennedy distinguished herself for decades by simply not distinguishing herself. …