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What is behind the UK-EU dispute in Northern Ireland? | Inside Story

Al Jazeera, 14 Oct 2021
When the UK left the European Union, both sides agreed to a set of trade rules to avoid a border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.
But nearly two years after Brexit, the UK wants a new deal.
The EU is offering to remove some customs checks, but is calling for compromise.
Is this a dispute about trade, or politics?

Presenter: Peter Dobbie


Owen Reidy - Irish Congress of Trade Unions.

Nicholas Whyte - Senior Director in Brussels, APCO.

Graham Gudgin - Research Associate, University of Cambridge.

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