Boris Johnson has urged MPs to “come together and get Brexit done”, after his battle to get his last-minute deal approved by Parliament intensified when the DUP ruled out backing the agreement.
Democratic Unionist Party
Boris Johnson’s battle to get his last-minute Brexit deal approved by MPs intensified when the DUP ruled out backing the agreement.
The DUP has played a central role in the latest act of the Brexit drama.
The DUP has poured cold water over a reported Brexit compromise to end the deadlock over the Northern Ireland backstop.
British and EU officials will continue Brexit talks over the weekend amid rising speculation a deal is on the cards which could break the deadlock over the Irish border.
A scheme designed to ease congestion on Belfast's motorways is to get the go-ahead as part of the DUP's deal with the Tories.
The general election result has ended up with a hung parliament.
Theresa May is to ask the Queen for permission to form a government in the wake of the disastrous snap election which has robbed Conservatives of their overall majority in the House of Commons.