From top: the long-promised Dublin MetroLink; Paolo Serpi, Italian Ambassador to Ireland
“Try to imagine what it means to have done four, no, five lines in Rome. In a city like Rome, to dig 100m down in Rome, what does that mean? But we have done it!
“I want to know if we can do something, we, as Italians, for you?
“I don’t care if the Irish underground in Dublin is made by the Italians. I am just metaphorically breaking your… I don’t want to use bad words, but if you make a common effort you can do it!”
Italian Ambassador Paulo Serpi expressing concern about delays to Dublin’s MetroLink rail line.