The Prime Minister’s continual of spouting of “sovereignty” is nothing but a load of bollocks.
Why would any country, even with a no-strings free trade agreement, allow goods into their country which did not meet their standards? Imagine the border chaos if every item crossing into Europe had to be checked for compliance.
Unfortunately for the people and businesses of the UK, Johnson has been locked into a corner by the lies he told to win a referendum exacerbated by the Europe hating ultra-right wing of the Tory Party nipping at his heels.
THE UK is not a nation, neither is it a country and it is certainly not sovereign. We are just Britain, the same as the Nordic lands are known as Scandinavia, a geographic reference.