Coveney Saga drawing focus from Ireland’s role on UN council

Minister for Foreign affairs and Trade, Simon Coveney appeared in front of an Oireachtas committee earlier this week to discuss the controversy surrounding the appointment of Katherine Zappone as UN special envoy for freedom of expression.

However, with Ireland acting as president of the UN Security Council for the month of September, one listener asks if this is the correct time for the country to be looking for answers to the Coveney-Zapppone saga: