Germany says UK must accept EU standards

Pedro Gonçalves
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Germany says UK must accept EU standards

In a not-so-veiled warning to the UK, German foreign minister Heiko Maas said Britain must still abide by EU rules if it wants full access to the bloc's single market. "By the end of the year, we need to be clear on the shape of our relationship," Mass wrote in a guest article in German weekly Die Zeit in reference to the post-Brexit transition period. "So let me say very openly: Yes, we all want zero tariffs and zero trade barriers, but that also means zero dumping and zero unfair comp...

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