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Irish PM Varadkar: Full free trade accord may not be possible

Ireland Prime Minister Leo Varadkar, was on the wires in the past hour, saying that we have reached a satisfactory conclusion in talks on the crucial Irish border issue. 

Key quotes:

   •  Irish border agreement is politically "bullet proof", provides cast iron guarantees
   •  Very happy to welcome additional language in border agreement
   •  Does not want border in Irish Sea
   •  It is a matter for the UK to decide if they want a hard or soft Brexit
   •  Full free trade accord may not be possible

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