Fury has erupted after it was revealed the UK must pay billions of pounds to the European Union this year as part of the move to sever ties with the bloc. Despite this, Britain will still be left with an outstanding bill
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On Tuesday Liz Truss announced plans for new legislation which would allow ministers to change parts of the protocol, including scrapping the need for checks on goods coming from Britain to Northern Ireland. Mr Varadkar has argued that this move is destroying
LEO VARADKAR has warned Boris Johnson he knows “what he agreed to” when negotiating the Northern Ireland protocol as the UK government plots its next move in the treaty renegotiations.
However, Ray Bassett said Russia’s military drills off the Irish coast have also underlined the risks of involvement in an EU common defence policy. Mr Bassett was speaking after the publication of a report into the future of the Irish military by