Border Issues

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NewsNet Scotland
Border Issues

By Molly Pollock Newsnet’s Research Editor looks at what the Common Travel Area (CTA) is and how it developed, connecting UK, Ireland, Isle of Man and the Channel Islands. She uncovers information on older passports and that the Irish Free State remained more connected to the ‘union’ than is generally understood today, prior to Ireland became a republic in 1949. Mention independence and one of the first issues brought up is the border – that 96 mile boundary between Marshall…

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Border Issues