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Boris Johnson could offer the DUP ‘billions’ of pounds to support his Brexit deal

Boris Johnson could be forced to offer the Democratic Unionist Party 'billions' in funding for Northern Ireland to support his Brexit deal.

A general election could be on the way after DUP threatens to bring down Theresa May

The Democratic Unionist Party is reportedly prepared to put Jeremy Corbyn in power in order to kill Theresa May's Brexit deal.
DUP leader Arlene Foster (right) with DUP MP Nigel Dodds.

Theresa May accused of ‘total betrayal’ as DUP threatens to sink her Brexit deal

The DUP's Brexit spokesperson, Sammy Wilson, has accused May of breaking 'promises she made' over the controversial Northern Irish backstop.
Theresa May

Theresa May’s ministers threaten walkout as DUP pressure her to abandon her Brexit plans

The row comes with just days until her crucial Brexit summit dubbed a "moment of truth" by the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier.
Michel Barnier.

Theresa May’s government edges closer to collapse as DUP threatens to pull the plug

The pro-Union DUP has threatened to vote against the budget and scrap its confidence and supply agreement with Theresa May's Conservatives over the prime minister's plans for the Irish backstop.
British Prime Minister Theresa May.

Ireland’s abortion referendum could open a huge fault line in Theresa May’s fragile government

Senior women in Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative party now want abortion legalised in Northern Ireland, but siding with them risks angering the DUP, whom she relies on for support on key parliamentary votes.
The Irish border issue is highly emotive. Pictured: Sinn Fein hold an anti-Brexit rally on December 6, 2017 in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Why a hard Brexit Irish border would reopen a ‘gaping wound’ and wreck the Irish peace process

'To hear politicians glibly talk about a harder Irish border is to underestimate the political, emotional, social, and economic significance the border plays.'

Theresa May is ready to reject the EU’s Brexit divorce deal over Irish border demands

Business Insider reported yesterday that the document will include a legal commitment to prevent a hard border in Ireland.
Theresa May agrees a Brexit divorce deal

Theresa May has reached a Brexit divorce deal after all-night talks with the EU

The British prime minister has reached a deal on Britain's exit from the European Union after all-night negotiations.
Brexit Secretary David Davis

David Davis says the UK will stay ‘aligned’ to EU trade rules after Brexit

The Brexit secretary told MPs that the government planned to still have "alignment" with the EU after Brexit.