In a historic move, Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Ursula von der Leyen, president of the European Commission, have jointly announced the Windsor Framework as the “best solution” for Northern Ireland post-Brexit. The comprehensive agreement seeks to address the complex issues arising from the United Kingdom’s departure from the European Union, particularly in relation to the status of Northern Ireland.
Scrapping of Johnson’s Northern Ireland Protocol Bill Confirmed
In another significant development, Rishi Sunak has confirmed the scrapping of the Northern Ireland Protocol Bill, previously championed by Boris Johnson. This move is being seen as a key step towards restoring stability and strengthening the relationship between the UK and the EU.
Windsor Framework Addresses Concerns Raised by Previous Arrangements
The Windsor Framework on the new post-Brexit deal, as revealed by The Pavlovic Today, outlines the successful addressing of concerns raised in relation to the previous arrangements with the EU.
The agreement delivers smooth-flowing trade within the whole United Kingdom, protects Northern Ireland’s place in our union and safeguards sovereignty for the people of Northern Ireland.
Full Speech Delivered by Prime Minister Sunak
“I’m pleased to report that we have now made a decisive breakthrough. Together we have changed the original protocol and are today announcing the new Windsor framework,” said Sunak. “Today’s agreement delivers smooth-flowing trade within the whole United Kingdom, protects Northern Ireland’s place in our union and safeguards sovereignty for the people of Northern Ireland,” he added.
Here you can read the full speech PM Sunak delivered on the agreement reached with the EU.
Political Declaration agreed by the Sunak and the EU
Read the Full Document of the Windsor Framework
The Pavlovic Today has acquired the UK government’s full document of the Windsor Framework, which is presented below: