Brexit border row is another little DUP victory on road to defeat

Party that is all tactics and no strategy has ultimately put the union at risk

With the unravelling of an agreed form of wording on the Irish Border the deadline for phase one of the Brexit talks is looming ever closer. Cliff Taylor reports

A common criticism of the DUP is that it is all tactics and no strategy. That mix of strength and weakness has been on full display over the past week.

Last Thursday, the London Times reported that regulatory convergence would be the British government’s big idea to address the Brexit border.

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