North West MEP says there can be no ‘watering down’ of interim Brexit deal

North West MEP Mairead McGuinness is warning that there can be no watering down of the interim Brexit deal.

The deal was brokered last December but there are fresh concerns that the UK will back away from commitments it gave on three critical issues.

They were on the Irish border, the rights of EU citizens after Brexit and the financial settlement.

The FG MEP who is also the vice president of the european parliament says it needs to be protected: