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Irish Prime Minister Brian Cowen has insisted that a massive international bailout agreed after weeks of negotiations was "the best deal available" for Ireland and its people but among ordinary Irish, there was dismay at the years of debt facing the country.

Irish Prime Minister Brian Cowen has insisted that a massive international bailout agreed after weeks of negotiations was "the best deal available" for Ireland and its people but among ordinary Irish, there was dismay at the years of debt facing the country.

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