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on May 2, 2016 in World News

TTIP leak could spell the end of controversial trade deal, say campaigners

Andrew Griffin     @_andrew_griffin Documents shed unprecedented light on controversial agreement, which includes provisions to allow US companies to help change European law and weaken consumer protections Hundreds of leaked pages from the controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) show that the deal could be about to collapse, according to campaigners. The huge leak – which gives the first full insight into the negotiations – shows that the relationship between Europe and the US are stronger than had been thought and that major divisions remain on some of the agreement’s most central provisions. The talks have been held almost...

Andrew Griffin     @_andrew_griffin Documents shed unprecedented light on controversial agreement, which includes provisions to allow US companies to help change European law and weaken consumer protections Hundreds of leaked pages from the controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)...

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