In Para 3 the EU rip out reassurance that Backstop is "not a desirable outcome for the Union" and add a bit on the 'integrity of the single market.
Para 4 the add is designed to remind UK that trust cuts both ways, as does this deal. /2
Para 5 was controversial part even before the night began (the Irish hated it). It promised to examine whether "any further reassurance can be provided".
In the final it was ripped out completely and replaced with a pledge to ramp up no-deal preps./3
“We must get this right, lets hold nothing in reserve, let’s work together...
Usual empty blather.
Too early to call it Salzburg 2.0? /5
"Our UK friends need to say what they want instead of asking us to say what we want"
Then said May must set out expectations:
"This debate is sometimes nebulous and we would like clarification. " /6