Global stories shock Ireland

Top 3 Stories in February 2015

#1 Concerns over Jihadist killings

The worldwide news coverage of ISIS  has made Irish people greatly aware of the atrocities abroad and Irish people have rated this the most important story of February.

#2 New Greek Government

Another world story, the new Greek Government negotiating deals with the EU, has been an important story for Irish people.  While a deal looks unlikely, maybe some Irish people were hoping it would mean a better deal for Ireland.

#3 Aer Lingus takeover

The third story this month is the Aer Lingus takeover - with Irish people following and engaged in the story in which IAG has been attempting to takeover Aer Lingus.