UK’s Frost to EU: Stay calm and don’t threaten retaliation

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Reuters

By Kylie MacLellan and Kate Holton LONDON (Reuters) -British Brexit minister David Frost said on Wednesday that Brussels should stay calm and avoid embarking on “massive and disproportionate retaliation” if London follows through on its threat to escalate a post-Brexit trade dispute. Frost said he wasn’t yet ready to give up on talks aimed at finding a solution, but repeated that Britain could trigger emergency unilateral provisions in the Brexit deal, a warning which has increased tensions between the two sides. “They seem to be claiming that it will be entirely unreasonable for the British g…

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