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| 30 May 2024, Thursday |

Growing expectation UK will trigger Article 16 over Brexit dispute- RTE

According to RTE, there is an increasing likelihood that Britain would invoke Article 16, a rule that allows for unilateral action if the Northern Irish Protocol, which governs post-Brexit trade with the EU, is seen to be having a negative impact.

“Update on Article 16: the likelihood of the UK triggering is increasing. In the European Commission, there is a lot more discussion about how the EU should respond “RTE Europe Editor Tony Connelly took to Twitter to express his thoughts.

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  • Reuters