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This is how Ireland's equality minister reacted to the gay marriage yes vote

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Aodhán Ó Ríordáin is Ireland's equality minister.

And right now, he's rather excited about his country voting to legalise gay marriage, sending this tweet.

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The counting continues but senior figures from the “no” campaign, who sought to prevent Ireland’s constitution from being amended to permit same-sex marriages, say the only question is how large the “yes” side’s margin of victory will be from Friday’s vote. And in more Twitter news from Ireland:

Additional reporting: agencies

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