Tuesday 17 October 2017

EU correct to recognise Good Friday Agreement

Taoiseach Enda Kenny Photo: PA News
Taoiseach Enda Kenny Photo: PA News


Taoiseach Enda Kenny can finally point to a significant achievement in the Brexit talks.

EU leaders will formally acknowledge the potential for a united Ireland.

The move would allow Northern Ireland automatically back into the EU if reunification occurs down the line. The recognition of a special status will be based on the situation which followed the collapse of the Berlin Wall in 1990.

Please sign in or register with Independent.ie for free access to Opinions.

Sign In

Independent.ie Comments Facility

INM has taken the decision to remove the commenting facility on its online platform Independent.ie to minimise the legal risk to our business that arises from Ireland's draconian libel awards system.

We continue to look forward to receiving comments through direct email contact or via social media, some of which may still be featured on the website Independent.ie

Don't Miss