10 Sep 2019

UK PM under pressure to renegotiate Northern Irish 'backstop'

From Morning Report, 7:37 am on 10 September 2019

The British prime minister Boris Johnson is in Ireland for talks with his counterpart, Leo Varadkar, on how to manage the Irish border after Brexit. Meanwhile, MPs have taken control of the parliamentary agenda in a last minute scramble to force the government to release papers relating to a no-deal Brexit. We speak to our correspondent Aisling O'Rourke in Dublin.