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 Taoiseach Micheál Martin: seeking to play down tensions between the EU and the UK over the Northern Ireland protocol. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Britain’s Brexit minister David Frost and European Commission vice-president Maros Sevcovic meet in London on Wednesday amid an escalating crisis over(...)

Brexit minister David Frost: “We underestimated the effect of the protocol on goods movements to Northern Ireland...” Photograph: EPA/Vickie Flores

The EU has warned that its patience is wearing thin over Britain’s confrontational approach to the Northern Ireland protocol, and that it would consid(...)

British minister David Frost has told MPs that negotiations with Brussels have not yet dealt with the heart of the problem with the Northern Ireland protocol. Photograph: Aris Oikonomou/AFP via Getty Images

David Frost, the British minister for relations with the EU, has told MPs that negotiations with Brussels have not yet dealt with the heart of the pro(...)

David Frost. Photograph: Aris Oikonomou/AFP via Getty

David Frost, the British cabinet minister in charge of relations with the European Union, has warned that the current operation of the Northern Irelan(...)

Northern secretary Brandon Lewis: he has rejected calls for a British-Irish summit in response to the violence in Belfast. File photograph: Tolga Akmen/AFP via Getty Images

Northern secretary Brandon Lewis has rejected calls for a British-Irish summit in response to the violence in Belfast in advance of a two-day visit to(...)

Deputy chairman of the European Research Group (ERG) Mark Francois. Photograph: Peter Summers/Getty

The European Research Group (ERG) of eurosceptic Conservative MPs has called on Boris Johnson to scrap the Northern Ireland protocol and replace it wi(...)

Michael Gove: “There are disruptions and difficulties faced by Northern Ireland citizens in their daily lives that need to be resolved. They can be resolved within the context of the protocol.” Photograph: PRU/AFP via Getty Images

Any problems with the implementation of the Northern Ireland protocol can be resolved within the terms of the agreement and without “ditching” it, Bri(...)

Britain’s prime minister Boris Johnson must turn down the volume on article 16.  Photograph: Jessica Taylor/UK parliament handout

In a joint statement after their video conference on Wednesday evening, British cabinet office minister Michael Gove and European Commission vice-pres(...)

A  sign near the entrance to Larne Port. Photograph : Brian Lawless/PA Wire

British and European Union negotiators have agreed to resume talks on the Northern Ireland protocol next week after Boris Johnson threatened to invoke(...)

 Michael Gove: extended gloat. Photograph:  PRU/AFP via Getty Images

The European Commission’s Friday night folly of invoking article 16 of the Northern Ireland Protocol was always going to generate an orgy of outrage a(...)

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