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UK's Sunak Speaks on Brexit Deal with EU in Northern Ireland

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak updates the Brexit deal with the EU in Northern Ireland, informs SDLP that agreement is not yet, but expresses optimism and travels to meet European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen in Munich.

Rishi Sunak
Rishi Sunak

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak spoke with Northern Ireland's Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) regarding the Brexit trading arrangements governing the province. The SDLP leader, Colum Eastwood, shared the details of their conversation.

Deal with EU Over Northern Ireland "Not Done Yet"

Sunak informed the SDLP that the deal with the European Union over the post-Brexit trading arrangements for Northern Ireland still needed to be completed. Despite this, he acknowledged that progress had been made and expressed optimism about reaching an agreement soon.

Sunak to Meet European Commission President in Munich

Sunak will travel to Munich to meet European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen. The outcome of this meeting will give further insight into the deal's status and whether it is close to being finalized.