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I appreciate the Taoiseach is under stress, but this was unnerving given the current situation, but it also shows how serious things are. It needs to be reiterated that current rules mean that, no matter how keen the Irish are for an open border, a hard border will happen if the backstop issue is not resolved and especially if there is a No Deal Brexit. Top among the UK government"a concerns is how to keep an open border and to bravely ignore the demands of the DUP and the ERG if they conflict. For the good of the U.K.