Who are the DUP and will they demand a soft Brexit to prop up the Tories? – Telegraph.co.uk

Who are the DUP and will they demand a soft Brexit to prop up the Tories? – Telegraph.co.uk

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He told the BBC: “This is perfect territory for the DUP because obviously if the Conservatives are just short of an overall majority it puts us in a very strong negotiating position.

“Certainly that is one we would take up with relish”, he said.

He also pledged to continue to lend his party’s support to the Conservatives on issues such as Brexit.¬†

The DUP has become the most searched-for political party since the country’s exit poll suggested a hung parliament.

Google Trends data released at 1.50am showed that in the past hour of searches for political parties in the UK, 29 per cent were for the DUP, 21 per cent for the Labour Party and 12 per cent for the Conservative Party.

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