Boris Johnson defiant as EU leaders slam plan to breach Brexit deal

//Boris Johnson defiant as EU leaders slam plan to breach Brexit deal

Boris Johnson defiant as EU leaders slam plan to breach Brexit deal

Prime Minister Boris Johnson insisted on Wednesday that he would proceed with a bill that overrides part of Britain‘s EU withdrawal agreement, despite fierce criticism from EU leaders and British lawmakers.“We will press ahead with this bill … It ensures the integrity of the UK internal market,” Johnson told the British parliament.The withdrawal agreement contains different post-Brexit customs rules for Northern Ireland from the rest of the United Kingdom to avoid a hard border between Northern…

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