U.S. President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed on Wednesday to hold arms control and cyber-security talks, recording small gains and big differences at a first summit they both described as pragmatic rather than friendly. This report produced by Chris Dignam.
International Trade Minister Liz Truss says that the UK is not going to “lower import standards”, such as removing a ban on hormone-injected beef, in the wake of the country's new post-Brexit trade deal with Australia. She adds that the government is also negotiating the trans-Pacific partnership and are in talks with the United States. Report by Taylorjo. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Brexit minister Lord Frost acknowledged talks with the European Union were making little progress.Lord Frost told MPs the issue of the Northern Ireland Protocol had become more difficult because of the “weakening of consent” for the arrangements in unionist groups.
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Boris Johnson has insisted British farmers will benefit from the UK’s free trade deal with Australia, the first to be negotiated from scratch since Brexit.The Prime Minister said it was “good news” for services and manufacturers in the UK, with British products such as cars, Scotch whisky and confectionery set to be cheaper to sell to Australia because of the tariff-free agreement.
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Charles Michel, President of the European Council, speaks to Becky Anderson about waiving vaccine patents, the EU’s stance on allegations of human rights abuses in China, and on the origins of the pandemic.