Maros Sevovich, European Commission Vice-President for Interinstitutional Relations and Forecasts, said on Friday that the United Kingdom must show a firm commitment to implementing the Northern Ireland Protocol, according to Reuters.
“The EU will not accept a unilateral change in the fragile balance.”
“The European Union has no interest in interfering in the internal affairs of the United Kingdom.”
“The EU is ready to find creative solutions if needed.”
“The EU is not ashamed to decide on the Northern Ireland Protocol, if necessary.”
“Time is running out.”
“It is unrealistic to think that all barriers between the EU and the United Kingdom can be removed.”
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