Prior to the 1998 Good Friday Agreement, about 3,600 people had died during so-called "The Troubles" - an ethno-nationalist conflict over the constitutional status of Northern Ireland - whether it should be part of Britain or Ireland.
The proposed customs agreement must ensure that as long as Ireland remains a member of the EU, Irish citizenship also confers EU citizenship, with all the rights that go with this, the paper said.
"The suggestion of a cross-border trade exemption for smaller traders would address numerous UK's concerns about the potential adverse impact of enhanced customs processes on cross-border trade, and especially in the agri-food sector, but the European Union is likely to be concerned that it could create precedents elsewhere". "Our dialogue should, at the earliest opportunity, focus in particular on the issues most critical to delivering as frictionless and seamless a border as possible: customs arrangements, and checks and processes on particular goods", the paper said.
'BREXIT must recognize that the people from Northern Ireland will continue to have right to both citizenships, ' the document said.
Joe Mc Hugh says people feel they don't have a voice on Brexit in the absence of the Stormont Assembly and political institutions.
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But if the delay comes to pass, it will mean there will be less than a year for London and Brussels to agree what that relationship will look like ahead of the Brexit deadline in March 2019. One is on how it will treat confidential European Union information obtained before Brexit, and the other on how goods placed on supply chains in the European Union single market before the U.K.'s departure can still be made available afterward, two of the officials said.
On Wednesday, the government expressed plans for no hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland after Brexit.
The Freight Transport Association of Ireland (FTAI), which represents operators across all modes of freight transport in the Republic, has spoken out strongly in favour of the United Kingdom government's recommendation that there is no hard border established between the North and the Republic of Ireland.
"They have not put anything concrete on the table. we are a fleeting concern to the British government, collateral damage in the Brexit negotiations", said Michelle O'Neill, Sinn Fein's leader in Northern Ireland.
"We are pleased to see more detail on measures the government wishes to develop, and we welcome plans for a temporary customs union, broadly in line with we've called for", he said. This is despite Ireland remaining part of the European Union and accepting the free movement of citizens from the bloc.