Anna Lo on the Falls Road, in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Photo: Peter Simpson

Brexit has left Northern Ireland’s Chinese community confused and divided, much like the rest of Britain

  • Britain’s exit from the European Union raises questions among those who have made Northern Ireland their home
  • Anna Lo, the Hong Kong-born former Alliance Party politician, talks about the backstop, borders and the Democratic Unionist Party
Topic |   Chinese overseas

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Anna Lo on the Falls Road, in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Photo: Peter Simpson
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Lorries queue to enter the Eurotunnel in Folkestone during French customs officers’ industrial action on March 19, 2019. Photo: AP

Operation Yellowhammer: UK’s murky contingency plan for no-deal Brexit chaos could start next week

  • British media reports say martial law, curfews and travel bans could be introduced to prevent civil unrest after country leaves EU
  • Government says 12 areas may be at risk, including national security, transport, food and medicine
Topic |   Brexit

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Lorries queue to enter the Eurotunnel in Folkestone during French customs officers’ industrial action on March 19, 2019. Photo: AP
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