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Former deputy prime minister of the UK, Nick Clegg. Photo: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Former deputy prime minister of the UK, Nick Clegg. Photo: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Former deputy prime minister of the UK, Nick Clegg. Photo: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

FACEBOOK’S head of global affairs says Ireland could be the victim of a no-deal Brexit as British leaders have not “properly understood” the immediate ramifications.

In an exclusive interview with the Irish Independent, Nick Clegg said that if Boris Johnson doesn’t strike a Brexit deal, salvaging trade relations with Ireland and the EU will be “like trying to put Humpty Dumpty back together again”.


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