Irish backstop for UK's Brexit withdrawal deal could last 'indefinitely'
Wednesday, 5 December 2018 () Britain could be trapped "indefinitely" in a customs union with the European Union if lawmakers back Prime MinisterTheresa May’s Brexit deal, according to details of the government's full legal advice on the deal published on Wednesday.
Ireland's main opposition party has agreed to extend its parliamentary deal with the country's minority coalition government. Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin said it was in the national interest to..
According to Reuters, Prime Minister Theresa May sought Angela Merkel’s support on Tuesday to save her floundering Brexit deal, but the European Union ruled out renegotiating the divorce treaty. Less..
According to Business Insider, a Cabinet source has confirmed that Theresa May promised her Cabinet a new text on the Brexit backstop to accompany the Withdrawal Agreement weeks before the meaningful..
Any assurances Britain secures from the European Union over the contentious Irish backstop in the Brexit divorce deal will be "completely irrelevant" if they are... Reuters - Front PageAlso reported by •WorldNews
Prime Minister Theresa May has said that she is indefinitely "deferring" a vote on her Brexit withdrawal deal in an attempt to resolve concerns surrounding the... Belfast Telegraph - UKAlso reported by •Reuters