5 Dec 2017

Starmer says ‘DUP tail wagging Tory dog’ over Brexit

Political Editor

As the Brexit talks continued behind some very closed doors in Brussels, Labour turned on the government here, calling it an embarrassment. Sir Keir Starmer said that by preventing Theresa May from concluding a deal with the EU yesterday, the “DUP tail was wagging the Tory dog”. Today, Democratic Unionist MPs in Westminster insisted that they had acted to protect the integrity of the UK.