EU presses Ireland for no-deal border plan

The EU has made clear that Ireland would be expected to police the border

24th January, 2019

The European Commission is pushing the government to lay out its plans for the border in the event of a no-deal Brexit, a person familiar with the matter said.

Ireland has proved elusive when the Commission has attempted to pin down the government on its plan, according to the person, who spoke on condition of anonymity. A Commission spokesman told reporters in Brussels on Tuesday that a no-deal exit would mean a return of a...

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