Michael Gove: Further Brexit trade talks meaningless unless EU changes position

Published on October 19, 2020 - Duration: 01:54s

Michael Gove: Further Brexit trade talks meaningless unless EU changes position

Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove said further trade talks would be“meaningless” unless the EU changes its position.

In a Commons statementfollowing the conclusion of last week’s European Council summit, he told MPs:“There’s no point in negotiations proceeding as long as the EU sticks withthis position.

Such talks would be meaningless and would take us no nearer tofinding a workable solution.”

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