Leo Varadkar: Adoption registrations 'a dark chapter'
Every adoption agency in Ireland has been involved in illegal child registrations, according to the head of children's charity Barnardos.
The discovery of the illegal registrations were described by Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar as "another dark chapter in our history".
Fergus Findlay, from Barnardos, said it was "a scandal".
He added, however, that "it's not a new one and shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone".
Irish births incorrectly registered Social workers are contacting 126 people whose adoptive parents were registered as their birth parents.
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