Backstop

Monday, September 9, 2019

Monday, September 9, 2019

Sammy Wilson: Ireland must consider where its future lies

Sammy Wilson: Ireland must consider where its future lies

He urged Irish premier Leo Varadkar to consider whether he would “rather no deal than no backstop” after a meeting with Boris Johnson.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Lance Forman: EU ‘desperately hoping Brexit doesn’t happen’

Lance Forman: EU ‘desperately hoping Brexit doesn’t happen’

The Brexit Party MEP said the EU may budge on the backstop to prevent a no-deal Brexit, leaving the UK with a 'dire' Withdrawal Agreement.

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Donald Tusk rejects Boris Johnson’s backstop demands

Donald Tusk rejects Boris Johnson’s backstop demands

Boris Johnson had called for the Irish backstop to be scrapped, calling it "anti-democratic".

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Kate Hoey: Boris Johnson has already made progress on the backstop

Kate Hoey: Boris Johnson has already made progress on the backstop

She said the Prime Minister's clear stance on the Irish backstop has “moved on” the issue since he took power.