BBC: Brexit: EU ‘unconvinced’ at Boris Johnson’s proposals
8 months ago
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The new Brexit proposals unveiled by Boris Johnson have already provoked a wave of scepticism, both at Westminster and across the EU. The Prime Minister’s plan would involve controversial new customs checks on the island of Ireland. The Irish government says it has deep concerns, and the European Council president says he’s unconvinced. In Westminster, Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn has called the proposals worse than the ones agreed by former PM Theresa May. BBC News at Ten’s full report from Deputy Political Editor John Pienaar, with Europe Editor Katya Adler, and John Campbell talks to cross-border businesses worried about new regulations.