Six years on, the cold reality of Brexit is hitting Britain – letters | The Guardian

“Would any of the Johnson cheerleaders who praise his ‘leadership’ on Ukraine and close relationship with its president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, care to explain why they maintain their disdain for the EU despite the clear advantages that Ukraine sees in becoming a member?” https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2022/jun/27/six-years-on-the-cold-reality-of-brexit-is-hitting-britain Six years on, the cold reality of Brexit is hitting Britain ‘The […]

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‘Significant risks’ to UK food standards ahead after Brexit and Covid – report | Evening Standard

“It comes in response to pressures caused by Britain’s departure from the EU, the coronavirus pandemic and the war in Ukraine, the two agencies said.” https://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/brexit-food-standards-agency-government-b1008606.html ‘Significant risks’ to UK food standards ahead after Brexit and Covid – report | Evening Standard The other is the delay in establishing full UK imports controls for high-risk […]

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Brexit: UK ‘miscalculating’ over unilateral action to override treaty, says Ireland’s Coveney | Euronews

“The Irish foreign minister rejected suggestions from London that a trade war would be less likely, given the need for unity over Russia’s war on Ukraine.” https://www.euronews.com/2022/05/20/brexit-uk-miscalculating-over-unilateral-action-to-override-treaty-says-ireland-s-coveney

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The European Movement must dare to speak about the EU | West Country Voices

“The speech puts much excellent stress on the need to respond “together” and much stress on the links between peace and cooperation – but says not a word about the European Union: the actually-existing institution of European solidarity which has stepped up as never before, alongside NATO, to address this crisis, and to whose promotion […]

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‘No one died for Brexit’: Former Ukraine president asks Johnson to ‘please’ avoid comparison | ITV News

“Can I ask you how many houses were destroyed because of Brexit? We have whole cities completely destroyed,” he said, adding: “With this situation, please, no comparison.” .https://www.itv.com/news/2022-03-22/no-one-died-for-brexit-ex-ukraine-leader-asks-pm-to-please-avoid-comparison

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Johnson’s offensive Ukraine-Brexit comments show he can’t be taken seriously | Rejoin EU Party

March 20th, 2022 Boris Johnson's apparent likening of Ukraine's struggle against the Russian invasion to the UK's vote to leave the EU is offensive to our European partners and shows nothing he says can be taken seriously, the Rejoin EU Party says. Johnson told a Tory conference in Blackpool it was “the instinct of the […]

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