Haughey, Charles

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Haughey, Charles (1925– ) Irish statesman, prime minister (1979–81, 1982, 1987–92). A member of Fianna Fáil, Haughey entered Parliament in 1957. Dismissed from the cabinet in 1970 for alleged conspiracy in Irish Republican Army (IRA) gun-running, he was later acquitted. He retired in 1992.

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