Northern Ireland

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Can DUP be brought in from the cold to end Northern Ireland protocol row?
Party has set conditions for a deal but former taoiseach Bertie Ahern says solution is ‘not rocket science’

Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent

23, Jan, 2023 @6:12 PM

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Solving Northern Ireland Brexit dispute not rocket science, Bertie Ahern says
Former taoiseach tells Commons committee that UK, EU and DUP need to ditch red lines to make lasting deal

Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent

23, Jan, 2023 @5:31 PM

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Leo Varadkar admits regrets over Northern Ireland protocol
Ireland’s taoiseach regrets Brexit arrangement imposed without agreement of unionists and nationalists

Matthew Weaver and Lisa O'Carroll

20, Jan, 2023 @9:19 AM

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Frost renews call to exclude medicines from Northern Ireland Brexit rules
Industry figures warn of supply ‘cliff edge’ when new regulations come into effect in December

Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent

19, Jan, 2023 @12:29 PM

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Ministers set six-week window to decide on Northern Ireland elections
Timetable piles pressure on EU and UK to resolve dispute over Northern Ireland protocol

Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent

18, Jan, 2023 @7:14 PM

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UK may shelve controversial Brexit protocol bill in show of goodwill to EU
Negotiators on both sides hopeful they may be able to enter intense ‘tunnel’ phase of talks next week

Jessica Elgot, Rowena Mason and Pippa Crerar

13, Jan, 2023 @5:44 PM

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UK to further delay calling Northern Ireland election as Brexit talks continue
EU sources say progress in protocol dispute is slow despite growing momentum

Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent

13, Jan, 2023 @11:29 AM

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Cleverly’s Brexit talks left in disarray by Sinn Féin and SDLP no-shows
Sinn Féin accuses UK government of ‘Tory petulance’ claiming its leader Mary Lou McDonald had been excluded from the talks

Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent

11, Jan, 2023 @6:52 PM

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Brexit Northern Ireland protocol ‘perhaps a bit too strict’, says Varadkar
Irish PM says he understands unionists’ concerns and he will be ‘flexible and reasonable’ on matter

Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent

03, Jan, 2023 @11:48 AM

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Minister said ‘elements’ in UK security services hostile to NI peace process
Notes from 2002 record John Reid saying there was a potential ‘coalition’ trying to frustrate peace process in Northern Ireland

Ben Quinn and Caroline Davies

30, Dec, 2022 @6:01 AM

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Boris Johnson urged ‘hard egg’ approach to NI peace process, papers reveal
Declassified documents suggest Johnson believed in 1996 that Britain could crush the IRA

Rory Carroll Ireland correspondent

28, Dec, 2022 @1:27 PM

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Sunak pledges £600 Northern Ireland energy support payments ‘this winter’
Announcement of long-promised cash for households comes during PM’s two-day visit to region

Rory Carroll Ireland correspondent

16, Dec, 2022 @2:02 PM

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