Ireland needs to reject the fantasy of no hard Border

We are deluded if we think the EU will not insist on post-Brexit checks on the island

Britain has said there should be no border posts or immigration checks between Ireland and the British province of Northern Ireland after Brexit. Video: Reuters

Irish politicians need to get over the fantasy that the return of a land Border on this island can somehow be avoided after Brexit.

The Irish Times
Please subscribe or sign in to continue reading.
The Irish Times

How can I keep reading?

You’ve reached an article that is only available to Irish Times subscribers.

Subscribe today and get the full picture for just €1 for the first month.

Subscribe No obligation, cancel any time.