Brexit: Wary stalemate looms as Dublin, Brussels rebuff May over backstop

Inside Politics: Taoiseach tells British PM it was unusual to go back on an agreement she had made

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar: told Theresa May it was unusual to go back on an agreement she had made. Photograph: Tom Honan/The Irish Times

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar: told Theresa May it was unusual to go back on an agreement she had made. Photograph: Tom Honan/The Irish Times

Good morning.

Apologies, but there’s no getting away from it. Brexit dominates the news again today, and it will do for the foreseeable future.

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