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UK wins Brexit transition deal in return for Irish vow

Britain and the European Union agreed on Monday to a transition period to avoid a "cliff edge" Brexit next year -- though only after London accepted a potential solution for Northern Ireland's land border that may face stiff opposition at home.

DUP not concerned by Brexit transition deal - source

Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party is not concerned by the British government's commitment on Monday to a "backstop" solution to avoid a hard post-Brexit border as no final agreement has been made, a party source said.