‘Brexit means FREEDOM’ – Ex-Australian PM Tony Abbott rushes to propose trade deal with UK
The right-wing former leader told the Tory Party Conference in Birmingham an agreement between the two countries should be negotiated now and come into force on the day Britain formally leaves the European Union (EU).
He said it would be the most complete and most simple free-trade deal Australia has taken part in.
Mr Abbott, who was born in London and remains an MP in Warringah, Sydney, said: "There should be no tariffs or quotas whatsoever on any goods traded between our two countries — there should be no exceptions, no carve-outs, nothing."
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