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Old 22nd Jul 2019, 12:12
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Originally Posted by VP959 View Post
Yes, one I've freely crossed hundreds of times, before and after the EU existed, and I've never yet had to stop at it. We had (still have) a free travel agreement with the RoI, and that never went away after we both joined the EU.
True, as did I. But it's important not to confuse free movement of people across the border, which I really don't believe the EU or UK is seriously considering curtailing; it is trade in goods which is probably more important to NI than it is for the Republic and that is the nub of the whole backstop issue.
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