Taoiseach Micheál Martin Statement on the Death of James Brokenshire
‘I was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of former Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire.
He was a dedicated politician and public servant, whose sincerity and commitment always shone through, specifically in the context of his work in Northern Ireland.
He brought integrity, energy and commitment as Secretary of State, and was a constructive partner for the Irish Government throughout.
My sincere condolences to his wife Cathy, children and whole family.’