Brussels accused of 'outrageous' attempt to turn Northern Ireland into EU province by rejecting British compromises
The EU will threaten Theresa May's Brexit plan Wednesday as it will warn that Northern Ireland must sign up to Brussels rules and regulations if Britain wishes to leave the customs union and single market.
France and Germany are understood to have blocked British plans to continue "fudging" the issue and are now insisting on a legal agreement which is set to spark an "explosive row" in the coming days.
The DUP, which props up the Conservative minority government in Westminster, will strongly oppose the EU's proposal with British Brexit negotiators privately warning that the hardline stance from Brussels has left them unable to negotiate.
The Telegraph understands that the approach will be set...Source: Google News Ireland | Netizen 24 Ireland