Ireland would support Britain if it asked for more time to leave EU – foreign minister

FILE PHOTO - Ireland's Foreign Minister Simon Coveney speaks during a news conference in Dublin, Ireland, April 12, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

LONDON (Reuters) – Ireland would “absolutely” support Britain if it asked for an extension to the Article 50 timetable for leaving the European Union, Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Wednesday. Britain is due to leave the European Union on March 29, 2019 after it formally notified the bloc of Britain’s intention to leave […]

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