British government wants to change Northern Ireland Protocol unilaterally

The British government wants to change the Brexit arrangements for Northern Ireland agreed with Brussels on its own. A bill presented for this purpose on Monday is necessary to secure stability and peace in the former troubled province, Foreign Secretary Liz Truss said in the House of Commons in London. She added: “We remain open to talks with the EU.” But progress could only come if Brussels accepted changes to the agreement known as the Northern Ireland Protocol. So far, that has not been the case.

Continue reading now

Get 30 days of free access to the Decision Brief to read these and more quality news every day.

Are you already a guest at the Europe.Table? Log in now

Related

    Latvia and Estonia leave 16+1 format
    EU Commission criticizes EV passage in US climate package
    ESA chief: current energy crisis small compared to climate change
    IEA and OPEC present different oil demand forecasts