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Ireland votes in same-sex marriage referendum

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Campaigners were out in Dublin on Thursday ahead of Ireland's referendum on marriage equality. Same-sex civil partnerships are already recognised, but the constitutional amendment would go further, allowing gay civil marriage. The 'Yes' campaign wants equality for all Irish people, and has the backing of major political parties. Sixty-year-old retired teacher Peter Lynch held a placard up to passing motorists reading: "Make History. Please go and vote Yes. You have until 10pm Fri. We need a … READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2015/05/21/ireland-votes-in-same-sex-marriage-referendum What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 13 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews