DUP may accept “time limited” backstop

DUP leader Arlene Foster has said that her party would "look at" a time limited backstop.

The proposal would put a deadline on the backstop arrangement required by the EU to avoid a hard border in Ireland.

It comes as opposition leaders in the UK meet today to discuss how to stop a no-deal Brexit.

DUP MP Jeffrey Donaldson says the details of a time limited backstop would need to be clearly defined..............