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The latest Brexit plan may stand a chance but unanswered questions remain

From what we know, the scheme is far from straightforward and implementation will take time

By David Henig  

the Taioseach meeting with Prime Minister Boris Johnson at Thornton Manor Hotel, on The Wirral, Cheshire, . Photo: PA

If you’re confused by the latest Brexit plan, which seems to involve Northern Ireland being simultaneously both in and out of both the EU and UK customs zones, then fear not, you are far from alone. For in obscure corners of social media and face-to-face at various trade events in the last few days, specialists have been asking various questions, trying to understand what it is the UK government seems to be proposing.


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