EU to Johnson: Britain has to honour Northern Ireland agreement

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Top EU officials and French President Emmanuel Macron called on London to stand by its promises to Europe and respect relevant treaties during meetings with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday. “We negotiated a Protocol that preserves this, signed and ratified by Britain and the EU,” European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and European Council chief Charles Michel said in identical tweets. The two presidents met Johnson on the sidelines of the G7 summit in Cornwall in south-western England on Saturday. “Both sides must implement what we agreed on,” they said, adding tha…

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7 Ways Companies are Reforming Customer Loyalty and Service

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