But will be interesting barometer of where we are, to see how hard DUP reaction is to new paper to be published later this AM. /1
EU sources say it is an internal matter for UK must be in accordance "with the spirit and letter of the WA", and not undermine the Irish Protocol. /6
This paper will not crack the nut completely, but if reasonable/helpful might expose some DUP positions.
Lets see how it plays.... 6/ENDS