The Good Friday Agreement is “at risk because of Brexit” after the UK leaves the EU, former prime minister Tony Blair has told the BBC.
UK and Irish membership of the EU was “central” to the 1998 deal, he told BBC Radio 4’s The World This Weekend.
Free movement on the border had been key to reaching an agreement, he said.
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