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Reuters reports the latest comments by the UK Communities Secretary, the country’s top government lawyer, James Brokenshire, as he speaks about the legal binding changes to the Irish backstop.

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“The attorney general continues with his work to ensure we get legally-binding changes to ensure that we are not locked in the backstop,”

“That is fundamentally what this issue is about – ensuring that we are not trapped in this backstop arrangement which has caused so much concern, so much anxiety amongst my colleagues and MPs across the House.”  

“The negotiations are at a critical and sensitive point. People just need to have this little bit of patience to see how this now comes forward.”