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US to praise India for making Russia oil price cap work

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 05:32
The G7 price cap on Russian oil shipments is cutting the revenue that Moscow has available to support its invasion of Ukraine, and the mechanism's effectiveness is helped by the recent actions of Indian refiners, US officials will say.
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EU condemns strike on Iran in Syria stopping short of mentioning Israel

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 05:15
The European Union condemned on Wednesday (3 April) the attack on an Iranian diplomatic installation in Damascus on 1 April, as well as the reported casualties.
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German far-right hit by accusations of Russia ties

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 05:15
In today's edition of the Capitals, find out more about Polish farmers being dissatisfied after occupying the Agriculture Ministry, Romania possibly set to soon deploy troops to protect citizens abroad, and so much more.
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Industrial downturn frightens trade unions as much as corporates, BusinessEurope chief warns

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 05:00
Trade unions increasingly shared the necessity to improve conditions for businesses, Markus Beyrer, Director General of BusinessEurope, told Euractiv in an interview, as job losses in manufacturing spread across Europe.
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Shift towards animal-testing free chemicals regulation is progressing [Advocacy Lab Content]

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 05:00
To move ahead on the path to replace animal tests for ensuring safety of chemicals, we need progress in science, better knowledge and close collaboration between scientists, regulators, industry and other stakeholders.
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Romania could soon deploy troops to protect citizens abroad

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 04:59
Romania could soon deploy troops to safeguard Romanian citizens beyond its borders, according to draft provisions, which, if adopted, would amend the national defence law.
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Polish farmers dissatisfied after occupying agriculture ministry

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 04:45
Protesting Polish farmers left the Agriculture Ministry building which they had occupied since Tuesday, frustrated that the government had not responded adequately to their demands, including the halting of Ukrainian grain and sugar transit through Poland.
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Czech initiative to buy ammo for Ukraine needs more money, diplomacy chief urges

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 04:43
More funding is needed to get the Czech initiative to purchase ammunition for Ukraine, which was launched in February and has so far been joined by both EU and non-EU countries off the ground, Czech Foreign Minister Jan Lipavský (Pirates, Greens/EFA) said on Wednesday. 
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Italy to trigger EU’s excessive deficit procedure, minister warns

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 04:40
Italy will undoubtedly trigger the EU’s excessive deficit procedure (EDP), Italian Economy Minister Giancarlo Giorgetti said on Wednesday as he ruled out taking up the post of commissioner following June’s EU elections.
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Ball in EU court to reach agreement with Mercosur, Paraguayan official warns

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 04:38
In the complex and protracted negotiations on the EU-Mercosur trade agreement, “the ball is in the court” of the 27 member states, Paraguay’s Industry and Trade Minister Javier Giménez told Euractiv’s partner EFE in an interview, pointing to Europe’s strict environmental rules as the main obstacle to a swift agreement.
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German far-right hit by accusations of Russia ties

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 04:37
Petr Bystron, a senior member of Germany’s far-right AfD party and a top contender for a seat in the European Parliament after June’s elections, has been accused of receiving money from Russia, with his own party leaders now calling on him to clarify the allegations.
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Blinken warns Azerbaijan over Armenia tensions

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 04:36
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken called Wednesday (3 April) on Azerbaijan's leader to ease tensions that have flared again with Armenia, ahead of a US-EU bid to support Yerevan economically.
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NATO 75th anniversary: spotlight on enlargement and countering Russia

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 04:00
On the latest episode of our daily podcast Today in the EU, we’re looking at today’s NATO meeting in Brussels.
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Speak for the values you’re fighting for, Kallas encourages liberal ally Strack Zimmermann [Advocacy Lab Content]

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 03:01
Estonian PM Kaja Kallas told Euractiv her advice for liberal ally Marie-Agnes Strack Zimmermann is “Be yourself, and speak for the values you’re fighting for,” as Strack Zimmermann begins her campaign as ALDE’s lead candidate for the June elections.
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Time to deliver fusion energy in Europe, removing bottlenecks essential, says EU official [Advocacy Lab Content]

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 02:25
It’s time for the EU to step up and remove bottlenecks preventing fusion energy from its full realisation, at a time when private investments for the development of fusion energy have risen, said the European Commission's Righi Steele.
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Slovakia trailing Visegrád 4 in novel cancer medicines access [Advocacy Lab Content]

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 01:46
Research published in the journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology highlights diverging access to novel cancer treatments in the Visegrád Group of countries. Euractiv spoke with Petra Szilágyiová, co-author of the study.
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Limited innovation and profitability driving slow motion AMR crisis, Piot calls for action [Advocacy Lab Content]

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-04-04 00:54
Professor Peter Piot, Belgium’s special advisor to European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen on European and Global Health Security, has called antimicrobial resistance (AMR) a crisis already underway and gaining importance.
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Poland’s biological medicines inequality goes under microscope [Advocacy Lab Content]

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2024-04-03 19:24
Poland's poor availability of biological and biosimilar medicines is under the microscope, with policymakers pushing for new accessibility measures to benefit patients in need of advanced therapies.
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Slovakia needs urgent new obesity management interventions [Advocacy Lab Content]

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2024-04-03 19:05
Slovakian obesity rates have been rising steadily for a decade, mirroring global and European trends. Approximately 60% of Slovaks are either overweight or obese, highlighting the need for effective new public health interventions.
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NATO allies aim to finalise Ukraine military support plan by July summit

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2024-04-03 18:18
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday (3 April) confirmed that the military alliance's members will look into the organisation taking a greater coordination role in military aid deliveries to Ukraine, but stayed wary of giving way to a new fund.
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