EU caused an unnecessary political crisis in NI – Minister Byrne

first_img Twitter Facebook DL Debate – 24/05/21 By News Highland – January 30, 2021 Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articlePublic information campaign to be rolled out on vaccination of over 70sNext articleFines for drivers and passengers if in breach of non-essential travel News Highland WhatsApp Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Google+ EU caused an unnecessary political crisis in NI – Minister Byrne The Minister for European Affairs says the EU caused an ‘unnecessary political crisis’ in Northern Ireland yesterday.There was a row after it threatened to trigger Article 16 of the Northern Ireland Protocol, which forms part of the Brexit withdrawal deal.Brussels wanted to stop the region being used as a backdoor to move Covid-19 vaccines from the bloc into the rest of the UK.The DUP was furious with the move, and Minister of State, Thomas Byrne, says the EU was in the wrong.Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/VaccineNewNI10am.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.center_img Pinterest WhatsApp Pinterest Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Facebook News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Twitter AudioHomepage BannerNews Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programmelast_img read more