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#richard o'halloran

# richard-ohalloran - Saturday 12 February, 2022

Richard O'Halloran says he felt abandoned by the Irish government while he was stuck in China
# Foreign Affairs
# Foreign Affairs

Richard O'Halloran says he felt abandoned by the Irish government while he was stuck in China

Feb 12th 2022, 12:52 PM 48,461 Views 51 Comments

O’Halloran believes Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney “didn’t engage” with his case on the advice of senior advisors.

# richard-ohalloran - Sunday 30 January, 2022

Government should have done more sooner for Richard O'Halloran, says Róisín Shortall
# Richard O'halloran
# Richard O'halloran

Government should have done more sooner for Richard O'Halloran, says Róisín Shortall

Jan 30th 2022, 1:14 PM 20,639 Views 40 Comments

The Irish businessman returned home yesterday after being detained in China for nearly three years.

# richard-ohalloran - Saturday 29 January, 2022

'We are so unbelievably happy': Richard O’Halloran reunited with family after return to Ireland
# China
# China

'We are so unbelievably happy': Richard O’Halloran reunited with family after return to Ireland

Updated Jan 29th 2022, 2:00 PM 112,051 Views 91 Comments

The businessman had been unable to leave China for almost three years.

# richard-ohalloran - Friday 28 January, 2022

Irishman Richard O'Halloran leaves China after three-year travel ban lifted
# Homeward Bound
# Homeward Bound

Irishman Richard O'Halloran leaves China after three-year travel ban lifted

Updated Jan 28th 2022, 5:19 PM 107,965 Views 93 Comments

The father-of-four had been prevented from leaving China since February 2019.

# richard-ohalloran - Thursday 5 August, 2021

Richard O'Halloran appears in Chinese court as timeline over his case remains 'uncertain'
# Shanghai
# Shanghai

Richard O'Halloran appears in Chinese court as timeline over his case remains 'uncertain'

Aug 5th 2021, 8:00 PM 57,222 Views 0 Comments

Richard O’Halloran has been prevented from leaving China since February 2019.

# richard-ohalloran - Thursday 3 June, 2021

Simon Coveney’s weekend visit shows the need for Irish journalists in China
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Simon Coveney’s weekend visit shows the need for Irish journalists in China

Jun 3rd 2021, 9:00 PM 14,347 Views 12 Comments

Dublin has been strengthening ties with Beijing for years – but who is getting to tell the story?

# richard-ohalloran - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Barry Andrews: Richard O'Halloran and China's handling of such cases should not be ignored
# Opinion
# Opinion

Barry Andrews: Richard O'Halloran and China's handling of such cases should not be ignored

Mar 3rd 2021, 7:10 AM 18,898 Views 15 Comments

The MEP says China’s holding of Richard O’Halloran against his will is an outrageous breach of human rights.

# richard-ohalloran - Friday 26 February, 2021

Wife of Richard O’Halloran 'overwhelmed at support’ as family mark two years of Irishman’s detention in China
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Wife of Richard O’Halloran 'overwhelmed at support’ as family mark two years of Irishman’s detention in China

Feb 26th 2021, 10:59 PM 34,656 Views 0 Comments

Hundreds gathered online this evening for a prayer service via Zoom.

# richard-ohalloran - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Simon Coveney asks MEPs to delay EU resolution condemning Irishman's detention in China
# Richard O'halloran
# Richard O'halloran

Simon Coveney asks MEPs to delay EU resolution condemning Irishman's detention in China

Feb 25th 2021, 12:05 AM 91,451 Views 0 Comments

Richard OHalloran has been prevented from leaving China since February 2019.

# richard-ohalloran - Friday 19 February, 2021

Chinese Ambassador to Ireland says no one wants to see Richard O'Halloran's case 'spiral'
# He Xiangdong
# He Xiangdong

Chinese Ambassador to Ireland says no one wants to see Richard O'Halloran's case 'spiral'

Feb 19th 2021, 9:05 PM 58,837 Views 0 Comments

Ambassador He Xiangdong wouldn’t commit to a meeting with Mrs O’Halloran when asked by TheJournal.ie.

# richard-ohalloran - Thursday 18 February, 2021

Irish man detained in China: 'There is no reason for me to be stuck here'

Irish man detained in China: 'There is no reason for me to be stuck here'

Feb 18th 2021, 6:00 AM 87,929 Views 0 Comments

A Seanad debate on O’Halloran’s detention was postponed on Monday at the request of Simon Coveney.

# richard-ohalloran - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Irish MEPs call on Chinese government to allow Dublin man return home
# Richard O'halloran
# Richard O'halloran

Irish MEPs call on Chinese government to allow Dublin man return home

Jan 21st 2021, 4:34 PM 56,679 Views 29 Comments

Richard O’Halloran from Foxrock hasn’t seen his family since February 2019.