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Nancy Pelosi taking orders from Sinn Fein

Nancy Pelosi accused of following orders from Sinn Fein, described as “fundamentally ignorant” by a UK official.

Nancy Pelosi and top Biden Democrats have been called “fundamentally ignorant” regarding Northern Ireland by senior UK Government officials who think they are getting orders from Sinn Fein. The UK government is “frustrated” by Ms Pelosi’s new involvement from Washington DC and as a key advisor to the Biden administration. It follows a determined campaign by top Democrats to undermine the UK Government, including threats to obstruct a

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EU Commission President Ursula Von Der Layen unhappy with Spain and Portugal after breaking ranks on electricity prices.

Portugal and Spain disobey EU regulations which has infuriated the French.

Following Spain and Portugal’s decision to freeze electricity rates, a Clash has arisen, with the deal being described as “a concrete disobedience of EU regulations.”  The European Commission approved an exemption to their regulations last month, allowing Spain and Portugal to split gas and electricity prices for the next 12 months. The decision comes as energy firms throughout the world

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Attorney General Suella Braverman – “The ECJ should not be the final arbiter of disputes between the UK and the EU”

Attorney General Suella Braverman was interviewed on Sky News where she openly stated the European Court of Justice should have no part in internal political disputes that affect the UK.  Suella Braverman who is a Brexiteer and took over from former Attorney General Geoffrey Cox stated: “The effects of those problems (protocol) are visible for everyone to see.” “We have

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EU Angered – Ms Truss states the new measure are not “about scrapping the Protocol.” 

“Significant concerns” have been expressed by European Commission vice-president Maros Sefcovic over Foreign Secretary Liz Truss’ approach to dealing with the Northern Ireland Protocol. Brussels would retaliate, Mr Sefcovic said, since “unilateral actions are not acceptable.” He said: “Should the UK decide to move ahead with a bill disapplying constitutive elements of the Protocol as announced today by the UK Government, the

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Liz Truss is set to outline intentions to overrule portions of the Northern Ireland protocol tomorrow.  

Foreign Secretary Liz Truss is set to deliver a speech to the House of Commons on Tuesday on the government’s plans to act on the Northern Ireland protocol, with officials apparently readying legislation that may overrule aspects of the Brexit agreement.  A government source said ahead of the announcement that talks with the EU would continue and that no draught

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‘We’ll act if you don’t change,’ Boris Johnson warned the EU on Northern Ireland protocol. 

As a result of a long-running disagreement over the agreement, Northern Ireland joined the EU single market for goods. Loyalist DUP factions are refusing to return to Stormont’s power-sharing executive unless “decisive action” is taken by the UK government. There have been significant changes since the Protocol was signed, according to Mr Johnson in the Belfast Telegraph: “It was designed before a

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