Equivalence vs Alignment
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The EU says alignment on food standards could solve 80% of Northern Ireland Protocol friction. The UK says that's a bridge too far. Deputy Foreign Editor Colm Ó Mongáin and Europe Editor Tony Connelly have a detailed look at the opposing stances and at claims that the protocol is blocking access to cancer drugs.
Also: Northern Editor Vincent Kearney's full interview with the new DUP leader Edwin Poots.