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

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

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