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We can agree on high standards, EU's Von der Leyen urges UK

Reuters Tuesday, 11 February 2020
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen praised British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's ambition on social protection and climate action and said this could form the basis of level playing field obligations between the EU and Britain.
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