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Midlands MEP Insists EU Recovery Fund Will Be Little Benefit To Ireland

France and Germany are proposing to give the money to EU countries that have been worst hit by the pandemic.

An Ireland South MEP says Ireland is in line for a large share of a new 500 billion euro Covid-19 recovery fund. 

France and Germany are proposing to give the money to EU countries that have been worst hit by the pandemic.

An agreement was reached between French president Emmanuel Macron and German chancellor Angela Merkel yesterday.

MEP Sean Kelly says it's great news for Ireland:

But Midlands-Northwest MEP Luke 'Ming' Flanagan insists the recovery fund would be of little benefit to Ireland.

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