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No, the EU will not cut off part of the UK

The European Union cannot, and will not, stop imports of food into Northern Ireland

By Anton Spisak  

Boris Johnson gives a speech in Belfast earlier this year. Photo: Han Yan/Xinhua News Agency/PA Images

All zones of public discourse have their extremes and irrationalities, but none more than Brexit. In just a week, the UK government has introduced a new draft law which initially promised to tidy up “loose ends” of the Brexit withdrawal treaty, then morphed into “specific and limited” breaking of international law and ended as an act of self-defence to stop “a foreign power from breaking up our country.” The misleading idea has…

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