1921 – Éamon de Valera summons Michael Collins and Arthur Griffith to an Emergency Meeting.

Stair na hÉireann/History of Ireland

Disturbed at reports from London as to the signing of the Treaty, a furious De Valera issued an announcement that ‘in view of the nature of the Treaty with Great Britain, members of the cabinet in London were to provide an immediate report to a Cabinet meeting arranged for the next day/8 December at midday’.

Dáil cabinet minutes: 7 December 1921

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