Brexit deal “possible” if Varadkar and EU are more pragmatic. – Political commentator

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The UK’s Brexit secretary Stephen Barclay has met with EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier for further talks. The dialogue comes after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar expressed optimism yesterday that an agreement could still be reached between Brussels and Westminster. With the main sticking point thus far, being the future of the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. As both sides aim to avoid undercutting the 1998 Good Friday Peace Agreement. But can an amicable divorce between the UK and EU still be achieved given the time constraints? Sputnik spole with political commentator Mandy Boylett for more… For more stories visit our website www.sputniknews.com Listen to us online sputniknews.com/popup/radio/ Like us on Facebook www.facebook.com/SputnikNews Follow us on Twitter twitter.com/SputnikInt Follow us on Instagram www.instagram.com/sputnik_news/ We'd also love to get your feedback at radio@sputniknews.com

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