For businesses in the Republic of Ireland with customers and suppliers in Northern Ireland the prospect of customs duties in the wake of Brexit is a daunting one. We visit a forklift manufacturer near the EU's only land border with the UK.
Brexit threatens the peace in Northern Ireland, says Jonathan Powell, one of the architects of the peace process. The UK's recent agreement with the EU has not solved the problem of the Irish border, he tells DW.
The EU and UK have reached an initial agreement on Ireland, citizenship rights and a divorce bill. DW breaks down the details of the agreement.
The EU and the British have agreed at the last minute on Brexit divorce proceedings. Now they can start negotiating a future relationship. That's where the real arguments will start, says DW's Barbara Wesel.
EU, Irish and British negotiators have made enough progress on a Brexit divorce deal. The European Commission says exploratory talks between the UK and the EU on future trade relations can now begin.
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