Brexit latest: MPs’ fury as legal advice on Brexit reveals ‘EU trap’

THERESA MAY’S Brexit deal was branded "economically mad" after ministers were forced to publish secret legal advice that revealed her plan could leave the UK trapped "indefinitely" by Brussels. Britain faces being stuck in "protracted and repeating rounds of negotiations" for many years, with no lawful power to exit arrangements designed to stop a hard Irish border, documents drawn up by the Government's legal supremo warned.

Goods being traded between Great Britain and Northern Ireland could be subject to customs checks, effectively creating a border down the Irish Sea. 

The Democratic Unionist Party said the advice was "devastating" and savaged the Prime Minister, who relies on DUP support in Parliament, for failing to keep her promises.

The DUP's deputy leader, Nigel Dodds, said: "This is totally unacceptable and economically mad in that it will be erecting internal economic and trade...
source: Express

2018-12-06 16:50
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