Labour leader has outlined his vision for future UK relationship with bloc, saying party does ‘not want to diverge’The Tories have accused Keir Starmer of flip-flopping over the EU following claims Labour wants to effectively undo Brexit.The Labour leader made a speech on Thursday where he outlined his vision of a future UK relationship with the EU, saying Labour didn’t “want to diverge”.We don’t really know what he’s saying, he’s flip-flopping about. One minute he’s saying he wants to have free movement, then the next minute is saying he wants to control our borders.He doesn’t seem to have a clear policy and he seems to make it up on the hoof on occasion.The prime minister is delivering that Brexit and now we are an independent country, separate from the EU, but we can still trade with them and still co-operate with them, but on our own terms.I think that’s the right relationship, the right balance. Continue reading…
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Author : Nicola Slawson
Publish date : 2023-09-22 08:47:56
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