Brexit: EU's chief negotiator vows 'always a way' to avoid hard Irish border

Brexit: EU's chief negotiator vows 'always a way' to avoid hard Irish border
 

The EU’s chief negotiator for Brexit has for the first time promised there will be a way of avoiding a hard border between Northern Ireland and Ireland, saying that if there is a political will, there will be a way.
Michel Barnier’s remarks came as Tony Blair told a meeting of Europe’s centre-right political groups in the Irish Republic that a hard border would be a disaster.
Barnier was speaking to reporters during a visit to an agri-food park in the border county of Monaghan, where he met half a dozen cross-border entrepreneurs whose businesses are directly threatened by the prospect of... read more

 
12 March 2018 in Politics, Views: 99
Source: Guardian
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