Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney takes swipe at Britain Brexit plans, border talks as not credible solution

A truck passes an anti-Brexit placard at the Ireland-Northern Ireland border crossing in Killeen. (AFP) Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney has criticized Britain’s Brexit proposal, saying the proposal has been met with widespread skepticism and that implementing an invisible border between Ireland and Northern Ireland as part of the Brexit plan is not a credible […]

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British Prime Minister Theresa May’s talks with Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) to stay in power not going as expected: Reports

British Prime Minister Theresa May (L) and Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leader Arlene Foster (Photo by AFP) British Prime Minister Theresa May’s negotiations on staying in power with the support of the Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) have not proceeded as expected. “Talks are ongoing with the DUP and we continue to work towards […]

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Ireland’s Prime Minister Enda Kenny warns UK Prime Minister Theresa May on her DUP deal, suggesting it could endanger peace

Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny gives a joint press during the EU leaders summit at the Europa building, the main headquarters of European Council and the Council of the EU, in Brussels, on April 29, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Ireland’s Prime Minister Enda Kenny has warned the leader of the British Conservative party, Prime Minister […]

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British Prime Minister Theresa May-Northern Ireland’s DUP deal thrown into confusion

British Prime Minister Theresa May (file photo) A deal almost reached between British Prime Minister Theresa May and Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) has been thrown into confusion. May’s office announced on Saturday that the DUP had agreed to support her government on the basis of a “confidence and supply” arrangement in parliament, a […]

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UK Prime Minister Theresa May reaches accord with Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party to hold power

Protesters gather in Westminster, central London to protest Theresa May’s government and her alliance with the Democratic Unionist Party. (File photo) British Prime Minister Theresa May has reached an outline agreement with Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) in an alliance that would allow her to remain in power after the Tory’s weak performance in […]

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Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) narrowly wins Northern Ireland elections, loses overall majority

Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leader Arlene Foster (L) stands with Party Chairman Maurice Morrow, Baron Morrow (R), who lost his seat in the Northern Ireland Assembly elections, at the count center in Omagh, Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland, on March 3, 2017. (Photo by AFP) The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) has narrowly won the Northern Ireland’s […]

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