Friday 18 August 2017

EU correct to recognise Good Friday Agreement

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

Editorial

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.

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