Brexit: Rishi Sunak and Ursula von der Leyen to meet for Northern Ireland Protocol talks

Rishi Sunak and Ursula von der Leyen are set to meet today in a bid to finalise a deal to fix issues with the Northern Ireland Protocol.A joint statement from the European Commission and Downing Street revealed that the pair will discuss the “range of complex challenges around” the Brexit treaty.Speculation is mounting that a deal could be imminent, with Dominic Raab saying they're on the "cusp” of striking an agreement.The European Commission president will meet with the prime minister in the UK. Source: PA