Tag: Northern Ireland

Slamming Boris Johnson’s plan to pull the Northern Ireland Protocol, pro-EU remainer David Lammy calls it “wrong, shortsighted and ill-judged.”

Boris Johnson has been accused by Labour of attempting to start a trade war with the European Union, which would only worsen the UK’s cost of living issue.  Government threats to rip up the Northern Ireland Protocol, according to Shadow Foreign Secretary David Lammy, have arrived at “the worst possible

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Arlene Foster blasts Brussels, saying the EU has its “heads in sand,” leaving Northern Ireland in disarray.

Due to the European Union’s refusal to renegotiate, the United Kingdom is likely to abandon the Northern Ireland agreement completely.  As political volatility increases, Boris Johnson’s government and the European Union have hit a deadlock on the Northern Ireland Protocol. Concerned about the Protocol, the unionist DUP has refused to

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Pro EU supporter, Simon Coveney, told the border issue is in a “mess” thanks to Ireland and the EU.

There is a new spat between British and Irish lawmakers over the contentious Northern Ireland Protocol after Ireland’s foreign affairs minister, Simon Coveney, was warned that Ireland and the EU left the border issue in a “mess.” While political tensions over the EU agreement are building, Boris Johnson, the UK

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Lord Frost blasts US President “sleepy” Joe Biden, saying the UK “doesn’t need lectures” on the Northern Ireland Protocol.

This comes at a time when there is a disagreement between Britain and the European Union over the Protocol. The Protocol, according to EU negotiator Maro Sefcovic, who spoke to UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss on Thursday, cannot be changed. Unless Brussels changes course on border checks in Northern Ireland over

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EU Vice President, Maros Sefcovic, refuses to compromise on the Northern Ireland Protocol. 

As the Northern Ireland Protocol continues to generate tension, the Foreign Secretary conducted a last-minute meeting with her EU colleague this morning.  The EU Commission Vice President, Maros Sefcovic, refused to compromise on the issue,   A representative for the Foreign Office said: “The Foreign Secretary outlined why EU proposals

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