Breaking News

Irish election: Why a ‘United Ireland’ would automatically rejoin EU unlike Scotland

“Brexit, therefore, is likely to have consequences for the Agreement, in terms of North/South collaboration, the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic, and indeed for the whole philosophy of power-sharing which lies at the basis of the Agreement.

“Northern Ireland, which voted to remain in the EU, is indeed in a unique position in the EU.

“If it did decide to join with Ireland, the European Council has agreed that the entire territory of the united island of Ireland would be part of the EU.

“Northern Ireland, therefore, is the only part of the UK that could secede and rejoin the EU without need to re-negotiate entry.”

JUST IN: Italy MEP reveals von der Leyen’s SHOCK reaction to Brexit speech

Article source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/daily-express-uk-news/~3/dtnpfH4fmyI/irish-general-election-results-polls-sinn-fein-unification-eu-scotland-independence-spt

Related posts

Meghan Markle’s wedding dress designer reveals details of ‘intimate’ friendship

Times of News

Brexit: How did we get here? The past four years in two minutes

Times of News

Leamington Spa: Three-year-old dies after being hit by car in ‘terrible incident’

Times of News