BRUSSELS Feb 8 The European Commission's chief
negotiator for Britain's exit from the 28-nation bloc, Michel
Barnier, said on Wednesday he was determined to find solutions
to concerns of Ireland about how the effects of Britain's exit
In a tweet, Barnier said he met on Wednesday with a
cross-party delegation of Irish parliamentarians to discuss
their concerns, of which one is that after Britain leaves the EU
in 2019, the land border between Ireland and Northern Ireland
will become the new border of the European Union.
"Fully aware of Irish concerns, determined to find
solutions," Barnier said on Twitter.
(Reporting By Jan Strupczewski; Editing by Alissa de Carbonnel)