US President Joe Biden will go to Northern Eire and the Republic subsequent week, the White Home has introduced.
He’ll first journey to Belfast in Northern Eire, from April 11 to 12 to mark the “large progress” because the signing of the Good Friday Settlement 25 years in the past “and to underscore the readiness of the US to help Northern Eire’s huge financial potential to the good thing about all communities”, White Home press secretary Karine Jean Pierre mentioned.
Mr Biden will then journey to Eire from April 12 to14.
“He’ll focus on our shut co-operation on the total vary of shared international challenges,” she continued.
“He can even maintain varied engagements, together with in Dublin, County Louth and County Mayo, the place he’ll ship an deal with to rejoice the deep, historic ties that hyperlink our nations and other people.”
It comes after British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak invited Mr Biden over to Northern Eire final month because the pair met for talks in San Diego to announce a nuclear submarine cope with Australia.
The US president usually highlights his Irish roots and has taken a eager curiosity in points associated to the settlement.