On Air Now

Classical Hour

6:00am - 7:00am

  • 045 901 490
  • 0833 979797

Now Playing


Nessum Dorma

DUP Leader Says EU Is Using Northern Ireland As A Brexit Plaything.

Stock image: Pixabay

Poots says NI protocol causing "demonstrable harm" to the peace process.

The new DUP leader has accused the EU of using Northern Ireland as a plaything over Brexit.

Edwin Poots says its attitude over the protocol, which creates checks on goods between the North and Britain, is causing "demonstrable harm" to the peace process.

He says public anger over the arrangement could lead to violence this summer and has reiterated calls for it to be scrapped.

Mr Poots says the EU needs to change its stance on the issue:

The European Commission Vice President has rejected accusations made by Mr Poots.

Maros Sefcovic says the EU is working "flat out" to find solutions:

More from International News

Stay tuned to Kfm!

Get the Kfm Apps for you phone, tablet or smart speaker...

  • Available on the App Store
  • Available on Google Play
  • Just ask Amazon Alexa

Kfm Kildare Weather

  • Sun

    Sunny intervals


  • Mon

    Sunny intervals


  • Tue

    Sunny intervals


  • Wed

    Heavy Rain


  • Thu

    Heavy Rain