Johnson reiterates opposition to backstop in letter to Donald Tusk

 

Boris Johnson has reiterated his opposition to the backstop in the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement - in a letter to Donald Tusk.

Writing to the European Council President, the British Prime Minister has proposed "flexible and creative solutions" to the Irish border when the UK leaves the EU.

Sky's political correspondent Tom Rayner says the EU hasn't reacted yet - but Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer has: