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The UK government fears there will be long traffic queues at Dover, the entry point for lorries from France and Europe into Britain, from March 29 if it leaves the European Union without a deal (File Photo)(AP)

Irish PM Varadkar tries to find a ‘fix’ for Theresa May in Brexit deal

By Prasun Sonwalkar | Hindustan Times, London
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2019 06:56 PM IST
The obstacle to the agreement being passed by British parliament is the so-called ‘backstop’ that affects Ireland and Northern Ireland. Varadkar has insisted and secured May’s agreement in previous talks that there cannot be a hard border between the two in the island of Ireland.
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