Enda Kenny says it's 'impossible' to do a Brexit deal in two years

Taoiseach tells Sky News that a transition deal between EU and Britain is 'inevitable'

25th November, 2016
Taoiseach Enda Kenny’s met with the family of Shane O’Farrell who was killed in a hit and run in 2011

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said that it will be "impossible" for the EU and Britain to agree on a Brexit deal within a two-year timeframe.

Speaking to Sky News on the sidelines of a meeting of the British-Irish Council in Cardiff, he cast serious doubt on the ability of both parties to come to an agreement within the two-year timeframe set out by Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon Treaty and said that a transition...

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