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EU action ineffective in safeguarding wild pollinators, say EU auditors 

Thu, 2020-07-09 13:48
EU measures have been largely ineffective in preventing the decline of wild pollinators, according to a new review from the European Court of Auditors (ECA).
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EU nationals shut out from UK welfare scheme, report warns

Thu, 2020-07-09 13:41
EU citizens in the UK risk being shut out of accessing the country’s welfare system as a result of a little-known test that requires them to prove that they are permanently in the UK, according to research published on Thursday (9 July).
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Global Europe Brief: German priorities, Turkish problems & unfreezing talks

Thu, 2020-07-09 13:17
Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU in the global perspective from our foreign affairs news team: Georgi Gotev and Alexandra Brzozowski.
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Taking action on the global threat of superbugs

Thu, 2020-07-09 12:30
COVID-19 has demonstrated in a quite dramatic way the huge impact of a global threat on public health and economy. While the COVID-19 crisis took us by surprise, our world faces a silent threat that is predictable and preventable, writes Hubertus Von Baumbach, the CEO of pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim.
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EU lawmakers pressure Borrell to be tougher with Turkey

Thu, 2020-07-09 12:24
In light of a crucial EU foreign affairs meeting next Monday (13 July), MEPs from all political groups in the European Parliament on Thursday (9 July) strongly condemned Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his regime’s activities in the Mediterranean....
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Arms control tit-for-tat continues as treaty deadlines loom

Thu, 2020-07-09 12:10
The world's only remaining nuclear arms control treaty is set to expire in less than a year unless Russia and the US agree to roll it over. While Washington has repeatedly called on China to take part in negotiations to extend it, the overall tone between the three nuclear powers is becoming rough.
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Digital Brief: Cancel Culture

Thu, 2020-07-09 11:28
Welcome to EURACTIV’s Digital Brief, your weekly update on all things digital in the EU. You can subscribe to the newsletter here.    “It is now all too common to hear calls for swift and severe retribution in response to perceived transgressions...
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Alstom offers factory sale in return for Bombardier merger approval

Thu, 2020-07-09 10:18
France’s TGV high-speed train maker Alstom on Thursday (9 July) offered to sell a French rail factory and make other concessions to win European Commission approval for its planned purchase of Bombardier Inc’s transportation business.
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Make The Right Choice! [Promoted content]

Thu, 2020-07-09 10:00
As I write, finally, cautiously, but steadily, things are beginning to return to a version of normal across Europe. For many of us, it’s like we are waking from a dream, or, maybe more accurately, some kind of nightmare. Abraham...
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MEPs bless Mobility Package without fuss

Thu, 2020-07-09 09:48
Members of the European Parliament signed off on updated trucking rules on Thursday (9 July) without accepting any amendments to the reform package that Central and Eastern European countries had pushed for.
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Germany wants EU ‘hospital trains’ as new military project

Thu, 2020-07-09 09:41
The COVID-19 pandemic has shown the need to re-evaluate military threat perceptions across the EU, German defence minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said on Wednesday (8 July) while presenting the German EU Council Presidency priorities in security in defence for the next six months.
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‘Made locally and globally’: An alliance of common sense for consumers

Thu, 2020-07-09 09:36
Whether they offer the promise of produce 'made locally' or 'globally', all farmer have an important role to play and offer to consumers, writes Elena Valenciano.
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Air France’s promise to nix domestic flights: Not good enough for the environment

Thu, 2020-07-09 09:35
Air France's pledge to end some of its domestic flights in return for billions of euros in government aid is a weak contribution to climate action, as weak railway infrastructure stands in the way of a plane-to-train shift. EURACTIV France reports.
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Coronavirus, pension reform and more – what France’s new PM has said so far

Thu, 2020-07-09 08:22
France's new prime minister, Jean Castex, shed some new light on his government team, coronavirus, pensions and unemployment insurance reform in just his second interview since his appointment on 3 July. EURACTIV's partner, Ouest-France reports.
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Corona-related racism could persist longer than the virus, expert warns

Thu, 2020-07-09 08:12
When the coronavirus started spreading earlier this year, a second pandemic developed simultaneously: that of corona-racism. Right-wing extremism researcher Judith Rahner spoke with EURACTIV Germany about the connectivity of racist narratives to centuries-old prejudices and why this racism could run rampant longer than the virus itself.
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Food security is not outdated topic, says Italy’s farmers chief

Thu, 2020-07-09 08:08
Saying that ensuring both food security and food safety in Europe is an objective already achieved is a mistake, the chief of Italy's farmers' organisation Confagricoltura Massimiliano Giansanti told EURACTIV Italy in an interview.
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Kazakhstan President addresses the nation, announces national day of mourning

Thu, 2020-07-09 07:12
Kazakhstan's President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev announced a series of measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus in the country on Wednesday (8 July), warning his countrymen that the situation remains serious and declaring 13 July a national day of mourning in memory of the pandemic's victims.
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Italy’s PM Conte demands July deal on EU Recovery Fund

Thu, 2020-07-09 06:56
In today's edition of the Capitals, find out more about Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte calling for the EU Recovery Fund to be approved by the end of July, Romania seeing an increase in daily increase in coronavirus cases without adopting new measures, and so much more.
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BELGRADE – EU criticises Belgrade’s measures

Thu, 2020-07-09 06:55
The EU believes that restrictive COVID-19 measures introduced to curb the spread of the virus must not threaten fundamental rights and freedoms, including the right to peaceful protests, a spokesperson for the European Commission said on Wednesday (8 July). In...
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BELGRADE – Fallout from anti-lockdown protests

Thu, 2020-07-09 06:54
 Riot police forces dispersed demonstrators in Wednesday morning (8 July), ending the long, violent protest that began after Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić announced on Tuesday that Belgrade would possibly be under lockdown during the weekend in response to a growing...
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