Euronews is no longer accessible on Internet Explorer. This browser is not updated by Microsoft and does not support the last technical evolutions. We encourage you to use another browser, such as Edge, Safari, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.
BREAKING NEWS

UK Northern Ireland minister resigns

 Comments
UK Northern Ireland minister resigns
Euronews logo
Text size Aa Aa

The UK's Northern Ireland minister has resigned, reportedly because of ill-health.

It comes as Prime Minister Theresa May plans a cabinet reshuffle.

Newspaper reports cite an unnamed government source as saying Brokenshire is stepping down because of health reasons.

He led efforts to restore the devolved Northern Irish executive after power-sharing collapsed in 2017.