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'Unworkable' Brussels deal would put EU customs staff on British soil

Mar 01, 2018 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

BRUSSELS has demanded that EU customs officers are allowed to operate in the UK in what would be an unprecedented arrangement for a sovereign country.

European Union plans to prevent an Irish hard border after Brexit will mean customs checks on goods arriving in Northern Ireland from Britain, Michel Barnier admitted yesterday in Brussels.

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator was speaking after the European Commission published the 118-page draft Withdrawal Agreement, which translates int...