A Fianna Fáil MEP says he's confident Ireland will adopt the EU's traffic light travel system next Tuesday

Ryanair's threatening to close its bases in Cork and Shannon airports for the winter if the government fails to do so. 

 

There will be no countries on Ireland's green list for safe travel from Monday, after four states were removed yesterday.

But MEP Barry Andrews says he believes the government will sign up to the EU's plan for more unrestricted travel next week. 

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