It's fully consistent with Google's previous response, which is to say it goes as close to the line of outright insubordination as it can without actually crossing it.
Good. I hope google kick the rest of the teeth out of the EC. Why are there no competing services in the EU? Because a successful business will have some politician thinking they can run it better. Idiots.
If people dont want android they wont buy it (I didnt). Same with Apple and MS and so on. People are not forced to buy it and they want it because google is pretty successful at delivering what people want.