Mr Johnson (above) also said the Treasury was "a quivering wreck" over economic disruption but Theresa May was going to be "more combative with Brussels", according to a recording of a meeting with Tory members obtained by Buzzfeed.
And despite Davis's new wording, it had no formal time limit; it would have incentivised the European Union to leave us in permanent limbo, under its control.
May last month proposed a UK-EU "customs partnership", a hybrid solution allowing the UK to remain in the EU customs union while being able to independently trade with other countries outside the bloc.
Barnier's remarks in Brussels, following a new round of Brexit talks, come as tensions mount within the British government over how best to handle its departure, the first time an European Union member state has ever left the world's biggest trading bloc.
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"You know people want us to get on with it and that's exactly what we're doing", the PM said. After much toing and froing, the technical document on a "temporary customs arrangement" was published this afternoon (7 June), Catherine Feore looks at what lies within.
London says this is unacceptable, offering instead a "temporary customs arrangement" for the whole of Britain that would "maintain the status quo for traders in respect of customs processes". And just now, the EU's lead negotiator, Michel Barnier, dismissed it out of hand.
Mrs May believes this would keep the Irish border open, while avoiding creating a customs border between Northern Ireland and the British mainland, as the EU's backstop proposal would. That was politically impossible to envisage, especially for a government that relies on the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) in parliament; the DUP have made clear that they would be unwilling to accept any agreement that is not for the United Kingdom as a whole.
The UK government now proposes that the UK, as a whole, will retain membership of the Single Market and the Customs Union until December 2021, when it "expects" a comprehensive agreement to be in place.
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A spokesman for the Department for Exiting the European Union said: "Our amendment removes Parliament's ability to direct the government in relation to negotiations, which would set a huge constitutional precedent in terms of which branch of the state holds the prerogative to act in the worldwide sphere".
A campaign for a another European Union referendum - this time on the final Brexit deal - has been launched in London.
"Details of whether or not the country will have a Transition/Implementation Period are still unclear, there is still no decision on what customs arrangements we will have from March 2019 onwards".
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Several pro-Kannada groups have also warned theatres not to screen the film if they want to avoid any untoward incident. According to recent reports, it looks like " Kaala " is finally hitting the screens in Karnataka from today.
Best for Britain says it will be campaigning in 70 "key" constituencies over the summer to urge MPs to back its plan and says it will be "talking to people on the doorstep about how Brexit is affecting them".