Questions tagged [good-friday-agreement]
For questions related to the Good Friday agreement or Belfast Agreement.
What do hard-Brexiteers want with respect to the Irish border?
Hard-Brexiteers would like the UK to have a "clean break" with the EU, and in particular they don't want any part of the UK to stay even temporarily in the customs union (the so-called backstop). ...
Why does Brexit threaten the Good Friday Agreement from 1998?
Since the British referendum to leave the EU I often hear that Brexit threatens the Good Friday Agreement. As far as I know the Good Friday Agreement pretty much ended violent conflict in Northern ...
What reasons did the DUP have to oppose the Good Friday Agreement and do those reasons still apply?
According to a recent BBC History article the DUP was opposed to the Good Friday Agreement, quoting that article: In Northern Ireland, campaigning was fierce as DUP leader Ian Paisley urged a 'No' ...