What the European Commission has been saying is in direct contradiction to its own commitments, words and indeed founding principles surrounding the recognition of the constitutional and territorial integrity of member states.
DUP leader Arlene Foster and the party's Westminster leader Nigel Dodds are today heading to Brussels for a meeting with the EU's Chief Brexit Negotiator, Michel Barnier, behind closed doors.
But here is an interesting preview of what Mr Dodds will be saying:
It's high time Michel Barnier’s actions matched his words on the Irish border | BrexitCentral
Today, Arlene Foster and I with senior colleagues will meet Michel Barnier. Our aims in the current negotiations are threefold: to achieve a successful and sensible Brexit to advance the economic and constitutional integrity of the United Kingdom to prote