Lord jokes Irish “may ask to rejoin UK”

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Lord Lawson jokes Republic of Ireland "may ask to rejoin UK"

Image caption Lord Lawson served as chancellor from 1983 to 1989, under former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher

A former British government minister has joked that the Republic of Ireland could ask to rejoin the UK during a debate on the UK"s EU membership.

Lord Lawson said it "would be great" if the Republic of Ireland said it had "made a mistake" in getting independence from Britain in 1922.

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