© 2020 – 2024 AEA3 WEB | AEAƎ United Kingdom News
AEA3 WEB | AEAƎ United Kingdom News
Image default
News

UK has already breached withdrawal agreement, EU lawyers say

Leaked legal opinion says bloc already has grounds to take ‘legal remedies’ that could lead to financial and trade sanctions

Britain has already breached the withdrawal agreement by tabling the internal market bill, prompting Brussels to plan legal action that could lead to financial and trade sanctions, according to a leaked EU legal opinion.

The European commission believes Boris Johnson’s government breached the terms of the treaty just by taking the first steps to pass a new law that would negate key parts of the agreement signed last year.

Continue reading…

Related posts

Monday briefing: Johnson to do battle over raising taxes

AEA3

Woman arrested after death of five-year-old boy in Coventry

AEA3

Heavy snow hits parts of UK as wetter weather looms

AEA3