Explainer: Focus back on Northern Ireland-only backstop as Johnson's options narrow
Tuesday, 10 September 2019 () With few options left to Prime Minister Boris Johnson to achieve his goal of taking Britain out of the EU on Oct. 31, officials in Brussels say that he may need to go back to the idea of a so-called Northern Ireland-only backstop to get a Brexit deal done.
Boris Johnson has said a bridge between Northern Ireland and Scotland would be “very good” – estimating the project would cost around £15 billion. The Prime Minister revealed his thoughts on the ambitious proposal as he spoke to schoolchildren playing with a model container ship onboard...
DUP leader Arlene Foster reacts to Boris Johnson's move to suspend Parliament. Foster is keen to bring focus on Northern Ireland over the confidence and supply agreement. She supports Boris Johnson's..
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