Sat May 18, 2019 10:28 am #1694449
johnm wrote:Much of the problem relates to confusion between the legally binding withdrawal agreement and the statement of future intent that is the political declaration.
Because there is no future deal in place the withdrawal agreement has to consider the scenario where the long term deal doesn’t make a seamless border on the island of Ireland automatic.
If the PM hadn’t ended up in hock to the DUP this might have been manageable without too much drama, as it is......
And why do you think that is? Because a lack of that, leads to this. It has always been a stitch up from within the EU (and some of the UK) to stop the UK from leaving.