Progress needed at June EU summit on Brexit – Tánaiste

 

Progress on key issues needs to be made at the June EU summit on Brexit, according to the Tánaiste.

Simon Coveney says not every question will be answered at the meeting of EU leaders.

It's after suggestions the backstop agreement to avoid a hard border with Northern Ireland won't be complete until October, just months before the Brexit deadline.

Tánaiste and Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney says there needs to be at least some progress this month: