Dublin rejects idea of alternative deal for Irish border post Brexit

Link

Ireland’s deputy prime minister insists country is committed to Brexit withdrawal agreement in full.

  • Jakob Hanke
  • Politico

Ireland Sunday rejected the idea of negotiating a bilateral agreement with the U.K. as an alternative to the so-called backstop mechanism for avoiding a hard border with Northern Ireland after Brexit.

“We remain united [and] focused on protecting Ireland,” Deputy Prime Minister Simon Coveney wrote on Twitter. “That includes continued support for the EU/UK agreed [Withdrawal Agreement] in full, including the…

The Sunday Times had reported that British Prime Minister Theresa May was planning to try to strike such a…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.