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A pedestrian walks past a billboard in west Belfast on December 8, 2017 erected by Republican Party Sinn Fein calling for a special status for Northern Ireland with respect to Brexit and no hard borders in Ireland. Photo: Paul Faith / AFP
A pedestrian walks past a billboard in w […]

‘Brexit election’ raises hopes and fears in Northern Ireland

PM Boris Johnson's crushing election victory gives Britain a chance to move past years of Brexit gridlock -- especially in Northern Ireland, where social and political divides run deep
Britain's PM Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street in London on November 14, 2018 to attend the weekly Prime Minister's Questions at the Houses of Parliament. Photo: Ben Stansall / AFP
Britain's PM Theresa May leaves 10 Downi […]

UK’s May defends Brexit deal before critical allies and cabinet

British Prime Minister Theresa May has defended her anguished draft divorce deal with the European Union before rowdy lawmakers and a splintered cabinet that threatens to fall apart.