04DUBLIN1721

Classification: 
UNCLASSIFIED
Subject: 
SCENESETTER FOR SENATORS MCCAIN AND GRAHAM'S DECEMBER 1-3 VISIT TO IRELAND
Created: 
24 Nov 2004
Released: 
30 Aug 2011
Summary: 
Brief explanation of how Ireland is militarily neutral but continues to allow the US military to refuel at Shannon airport. Says the use of Shannon places "great pressure" on the government.