Boris Johnson says plan to amend Northern Ireland protocol ‘not a big deal’

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “Boris Johnson says plan to amend Northern Ireland protocol ‘not a big deal'” – below is their description.

The prime minister insisted on Monday that a plan to effectively override parts of the Brexit deal with Brussels was ‘not a big deal’ as he was warned the move would ‘deeply damage’ relations with the European Union and Ireland. ‘I think our higher and our main international obligation is to the Belfast Good Friday agreement, to the peace process in Northern Ireland, getting that Stormont assembly up and running,’ he said while visiting a farm in Cornwall, south-west England

Boris Johnson says NI protocol bill a ‘trivial set of adjustments’ as DUP says publication is not enough to assuage concerns – live

Northern Ireland protocol: how might EU respond to UK plans?

Guardian News YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

About This Source - Guardian News

The video item below is a piece of English language content from Guardian News. The Guardian is part of the Guardian Media Group, owned by the Scott Trust.

Subscribe to the Guardian #Ad

Recent from Guardian News:

Attorney General garland makes a statement days after FBI raid Donald Trump’s home

Italian politician Giorgia Meloni likens Brothers of Italy party to British Tories

Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak go head-to-head at Conservative leadership hustings – watch live

In This Story: Brexit

Brexit is the name given to the United Kingdom’s exiting the European Union, which happened on 31 January 2020, following a narrow “Leave” referendum result in a June 2016 vote on EU Membership which took place in the country. News items related to Brexit are posted, below, chronologically, with the most recent items at the top, from a variety of outlets.

3 Recent Items: Brexit

Farage’s concerns over Australia’s relationship with China | 7NEWS

Oliver Dowden GRILLED over Rishi Sunak being ‘way behind’ in the Tory leadership polls

Mock the Week ‘started to change around Brexit’ says Aaron Brown

In This Story: EU

The European Union (EU) is a political and economic union of 27 member states that are located primarily in Europe. Its members have a combined area of 4,233,255.3 km² and an estimated total population of about 447 million.

7 Recent Items: EU

German Chancellor Scholz not keen on banning all Russians from receiving visas for the EU | DW News

The Toptracer Challenge | Episode Six | Horsey vs. Warren

New EU sanctions ban member states from importing Russia coal

New EU sanctions ban member states from importing Russia coal

Spain energy crisis: Shop lights off at 10pm and ACs set at 27C

Ban on Russian coal imports into EU takes effect | DW News

Elden Ring patch 1.6 highlights

In This Story: Ireland

Ireland is an island in the North Atlantic. It is separated from Great Britain to its east by the North Channel, the Irish Sea, and St George’s Channel.

Geopolitically, Ireland is divided between the Republic of Ireland (officially named Ireland), which covers five-sixths of the island, and Northern Ireland, which is part of the United Kingdom. As of 2016, 4.8 million people live in the Republic of Ireland, and 1.8 million live in Northern Ireland.

The Irish climate is influenced by the Atlantic Ocean and thus very moderate, and winters are milder than expected for such a northerly area, although summers are cooler than those in continental Europe. Rainfall and cloud cover are abundant.

A strong Irish culture exists, as expressed through Gaelic games, Irish music and the Irish language. The island’s culture shares many features with that of Great Britain, including the English language, and sports such as association football, rugby, horse racing, and golf.

3 Recent Items: Ireland

Ewen Ferguson shoots course record 61 | Round 1 Highlights | 2022 ISPS Handa World Invitational

LIVE: FOSROC Super6 Championship | Southern Knights v Boroughmuir Bears

A look ahead at weekend weather as the UK prepares for heatwave

In This Story: Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland is variously described as a country, province, or region, which is part of the United Kingdom. Located in the northeast of the island of Ireland, Northern Ireland shares a border to the south and west with the Republic of Ireland.

4 Recent Items: Northern Ireland

Ewen Ferguson shoots course record 61 | Round 1 Highlights | 2022 ISPS Handa World Invitational

Police seize 57 puppies believed to be illegally smuggled in Northern Ireland

Funeral held for Lord Trimble

Boris Johnson and other political leaders gather for David Trimble’s funeral

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.