For Johnson, Brexit a hard nut to crack

Credit: WorldNews- Published on August 12, 2019
With Boris Johnson being the British prime minister for more than two weeks, it's not so difficult to guess that three factors paved the way for his "Brexit" plan and catapulted him to 10 Downing Street. First, the division created in British society by the 2016 referendum-which made it difficult for the government to get total...
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Published on August 11, 2019 -  00:32
Boris Johnson's Strategy To Scare The European Union Isn't Working
Since the start of his campaign for prime minister, Boris Johnson threatened the European Union of a no-deal Brexit. According to CNN, he is trying to scare the E.U. into giving him a better Brexit deal but it isn’t working. An E.U. official said: "Ever since article 50 was triggered, we knew no deal was a possibility. That's why we prepared for it long before the U.K.” The biggest problem with the existing deal is the Irish border backstop, which keeps the U.K. tied to the E.U. This backstop is an insurance policy to prevent the return of a hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.

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