Ireland to be flexible on Northern Ireland ‘backstop’ says Taoiseach

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said Ireland will be “flexible” about the so-called “backstop” on Northern Ireland agreed between his government, the UK, and the EU to prevent a hard border. The purpose of the “backstop” is to ensure consistency of EU customs rules and regulations across the island of Ireland but this has been represented … Continue reading Ireland to be flexible on Northern Ireland ‘backstop’ says Taoiseach