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Northern Ireland Protocol: Liz Truss says situation is 'grave' while Boris Johnson says it needs only 'minor' tweaks - what's really going on?

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Liz Truss announced the measures in the Commons today. It is part of the move by ministers to break the deadlock in Northern Ireland. The DUP has refused to form a power-sharing executive with the largest party, Sinn Fein, unless the protocol is removed. Concerns have been raised that this legislation would break international law.
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The Guardian

Government will change parts of Northern Ireland protocol, Liz Truss says – video

The legality of new legislation the UK government is proposing to change the Northern Ireland protocol will be revealed 'in due course', the foreign secretary has said

3 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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The Independent

Legislation to rip up parts of Northern Ireland Protocol to be laid within weeks

The Bill will propose separate ‘green’ and ‘red’ lanes for goods travelling between Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

3 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Sky News

Northern Ireland Protocol: Liz Truss says situation is 'grave' while Boris Johnson says it needs only 'minor' tweaks - what's really going on?

Today is merely the announcement of future legislation "in the coming weeks", but we have not yet seen a draft. That legislation, once published, will take perhaps nine months and maybe a year to get through both Houses of Parliament and onto the statute books.

3 months ago·United Kingdom
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The Scotsman

EU threatens to use 'all measures' available as Liz Truss announces plans to rewrite parts of Northern Ireland Protocol

The EU has threatened retaliation after foreign secretary Liz Truss announced plans to rewrite parts of the Northern Ireland Protocol.

3 months ago
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The Herald Scotland

UK Government laws to rip up Northern Ireland protocol planned within weeks

THE FOREIGN secretary has announced the UK Government will lay down laws that would rip up parts fo the Northern Ireland procotol within weeks.

3 months ago
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UK Government planning to rip up parts of Northern Ireland Protocol

Foreign secretary Liz Truss confirmed the Government's intention to bring forward legislation.

3 months ago
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