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"Certainty at last" - A Brexit trade deal has been agreed

A post Brexit trade deal has been agreed between the UK and the EU. There was speculation an anno...
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15.22 24 Dec 2020


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"Certainty at last" - A Brexit trade deal has been agreed

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15.22 24 Dec 2020


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A post Brexit trade deal has been agreed between the UK and the EU.

There was speculation an announcement would be made early this morning after talks continued into the night.

The UK is free to pursue other trade opportunities with other nations - including the United States.

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"We Are Long Standing Allies" - EU and UK

The President of the European Commission Ursula Von Der Leyen said it's "time to turn the page" at a news conference following the announcement.

"The United Kingdom is a third country, but it remains a trusted partner," she said.

"We are long standing allies, we share the same values and interests."

 

Government Ministers Welcome Deal

Taoiseach Micheál Martin said in a tweet that a deal is "welcome" after "four long years" of talks.

He's also thanked the EU negotiating team, lead by Michel Barnier.

Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney called it "certainty at last" in his post.


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