French TransportMin Borne: Transport and customs will be ready for possible hard Brexit
Friday, 16 November 2018 French Transport Minister Elisabeth Borne is on the wires now, speaking to CNews Television about a potential no-deal Brexit.
“We are making preparations for the hypothetical scenario of no agreement. For that scenario, we will be preparing customs controls, veterinary measures to put in place and also measures for checks at ports.”
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