Irish Brexit backstop must be short and time-limited: UK's Raab
Friday, 12 October 2018 The Brexit backstop designed to prevent a hard border between Northern Ireland and European Union member the republic of Ireland, must be finite, short and time-limited, Britain's Brexit minister said on Friday.
On Friday the deputy leader of Northern Ireland’s DUP said A Brexit backstop which is not time-limited would leave Britain and Northern Ireland trapped in unacceptable arrangements until the EU decided otherwise. Reuters reports the backstop plan is designed to prevent a hard border between...
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Theresa May will plead with MPs for more time to renegotiate the Irish backstop in her Brexit deal. The prime minister will promise MPs another vote in parliament on other Brexit options if she hasn't..
According to Reuters, British lawmakers are discussing an extension for Brexit if the prime minister can bring Brussels back to the negotiating table.
Brokered by MP Kit Malthouse, the compromise will..
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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has reaffirmed that the bloc will not be reopening Brexit negotiations with the United Kingdom saying the EU stands by Ireland and that the backstop..
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