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Ireland urges Boris Johnson to 'very seriously consider' option to resolve Brexit Protocol tension

Sky News Saturday, 12 June 2021
Ireland urges Boris Johnson to 'very seriously consider' option to resolve Brexit Protocol tensionIreland's Prime Minister, Taoiseach Micheál Martin, has told Sky News there is "a route" to resolving tensions over the Brexit Protocol following US President Joe Biden's intervention.
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