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Ireland

British and Irish Promise Smooth Trade Flows
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British and Irish Promise Smooth Trade Flows

Great Britain and Ireland continue to work closely together to ensure smooth trade between the countries and Northern Ireland.   The countries' leaders made this promise after a meeting at the country residence of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Since the British completed their exit from the European Union last year, ties between Ireland and the United Kingdom have soured. Mainly because of passages in the divorce documents that deal with trade between Great Britain and Northern Ireland, which is part of the United Kingdom. Johnson and Irish Prime Minister Micheal Martin agreed "on the importance of cooperation" and respect for the Belfast Agreement, also known as the Good Friday Agreement. "This is to maintain smooth trade between Great Britain, Northern Ireland and the Re...