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UK's latest Brexit plans likely to cross EU red lines, Barnier hints | The Guardian |

EU diplomats had already warned that the white paper proposals would probably not be good enough, while a source who had seen an earlier draft described the UK approach as "cake", a reference to the former foreign secretary Boris Johnson's one-liner about being "pro having [cake] and pro eating it", meaning that it could not be accepted.

The UK proposal to create a single market in goods is likely to meet resistance in the face of the EU's longstanding demand that there can be no-cherry picking of its internal market, nor division of its "four freedoms".




Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.
by Oui on Fri Jul 13th, 2018 at 05:17:33 AM EST

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