Europe's unified vaccination strategy is splintering

Europe's unified vaccination strategy is splintering
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Summary: The European Union's 27-nation vaccine strategy is splintering as member states turn to nations outside the bloc to boost a faltering rollout plagued by supply issues, contract skirmishes and sluggish takeup.
Sentiment: positive
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Zakharova: New Anti-Russia Sanctions Designed to Distract People in US, EU From Domestic Issues

Zakharova: New Anti-Russia Sanctions Designed to Distract People in US, EU From Domestic Issues
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Summary: Maria Zakharova added Russia will retaliate against the sanctions on a reciprocal basis. The development comes after the United States imposed individual sanctions...
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US and EU impose sanctions on Russia over Navalny poisoning, jailing

US and EU impose sanctions on Russia over Navalny poisoning, jailing
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Summary: The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on seven senior Russian officials as it said its intelligence concluded that Moscow orchestrated ...
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EU likely to introduce ‘vaccine certificate’ to ease travel during summer holidays

EU likely to introduce ‘vaccine certificate’ to ease travel during summer holidays
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Summary:

The European Commission is going to be proposing an EU-wide digital vaccine certificate, providing proof of COVID vaccination. This move is aimed t...

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Nearly 100 on trial in Sicily for suspected Mafia EU fraud

Nearly 100 on trial in Sicily for suspected Mafia EU fraud
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Summary: A trial began in Sicily on Tuesday for 97 suspected Mafia members and white-collar professionals allegedly in cahoots with mobsters in what prosecutors contend was a scheme that fraudulently garnered millions of euros in European Union agriculture funds.
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Germans furious with EU vaccine fiasco could fly to RUSSIA for Sputnik V jabs in huge boost to Putin

Germans furious with EU vaccine fiasco could fly to RUSSIA for Sputnik V jabs in huge boost to Putin
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Summary: GERMANS furious at the EU coronavirus vaccine fiasco could fly to Moscow to get a jab in a major PR boost for Vladimir Putin.  Reports say state airline Lufthansa is in talks to launch queue-j…
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Austria and Denmark to develop next generation vaccines with Israel

Austria and Denmark to develop next generation vaccines with Israel
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Summary: The initiative comes amid growing frustration over delays in the EU's vaccine rollout.
Sentiment: positive
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Austria breaks ranks with EU to produce coronavirus vaccines with Denmark, Israel

Austria breaks ranks with EU to produce coronavirus vaccines with Denmark, Israel
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Summary: Austria has broken ranks with the EU and said it would work together with Israel and Denmark to produce second-generation vaccines against mutations of the coronavirus.
Sentiment: positive
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Alexei Navalny: US imposes sanctions on Russians

Alexei Navalny: US imposes sanctions on Russians
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Summary: The Biden administration targets Russian officials and entities, in a move co-ordinated with the EU.
Sentiment: positive
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Despite deteriorating relationship between Moscow and Brussels, new survey reveals over half of Russians see EU in positive light

Despite deteriorating relationship between Moscow and Brussels, new survey reveals over half of Russians see EU in positive light
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Summary: 55% of Russians have a positive attitude toward the European Union. That’s according to a newly published survey, which also discovered that 9% think Russia should strive to become a member.
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Austria shuns EU, agrees to produce second-generation Covid-19 vaccine with Denmark and Israel

Austria shuns EU, agrees to produce second-generation Covid-19 vaccine with Denmark and Israel
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Summary: Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has announced plans to break away from the EU’s joint vaccine procurement program to create a second-generation Covid-19 vaccine and explore treatment options for the virus.
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Britain’s Covid vaccine victory is thanks to Brexit says German MEP who blames Europe’s fiasco on ‘dead hand o

Britain’s Covid vaccine victory is thanks to Brexit says German MEP who blames Europe’s fiasco on ‘dead hand o
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Summary: BRITAIN’s vaccine success is thanks to Brexit, a German MEP has said – adding the “dead hand of the EU” is to blame for the fiasco across the rest of Europe. It comes as dat…
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COVID-19: Austria and Denmark to partner with Israel on vaccines and stop relying solely on 'too slow' EU

COVID-19: Austria and Denmark to partner with Israel on vaccines and stop relying solely on 'too slow' EU
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Summary: Austria's chancellor says Brussels has been too slow in approving jabs, and Denmark's PM says they are taking unilateral action.
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The Google and Facebook Advertising "Snippet Tax", What's It Really About?

The Google and Facebook Advertising "Snippet Tax", What's It Really About?
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Summary: Australia cracked down on Facebook then relented when Facebook pulled the plug. Let's check in on events in the EU.
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EU launches mediation of Georgia crisis

EU launches mediation of Georgia crisis
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Summary: The European Union on Monday initiated talks between Georgia's government and opposition to defuse a spiralling post-electoral political crisis ...
Sentiment: negative
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Brussels says EU-wide Covid-19 vaccine strategy ‘not unravelling’ despite nations turning away from joint program

Brussels says EU-wide Covid-19 vaccine strategy ‘not unravelling’ despite nations turning away from joint program
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Summary: The European Union has denied reports that its bloc-wide vaccination program against Covid-19 is falling apart, adding that the European Medicines Agency ensures the efficacy and safety of the inoculation strategy.
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Bosnia receives jabs from Serbia amid COVAX dispute

Bosnia receives jabs from Serbia amid COVAX dispute
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Summary: Serbia’s president flies to Sarajevo to deliver AstraZeneca vaccines amid a delay in planned shipments from COVAX.
Sentiment: negative
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EU court: Poland's judicial rules could violate EU law

EU court: Poland's judicial rules could violate EU law
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Summary: The European Union's top court has ruled that Poland's new regulations for appointing judges to the Supreme Court could violate EU law, an opinion that was immediately contested by the justice minister and other judicial officials in Warsaw
Sentiment: positive
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Nearly 100 on trial in Sicily for suspected Mafia EU fraud

Nearly 100 on trial in Sicily for suspected Mafia EU fraud
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Ninety-seven suspected Mafia members and white-collar professionals allegedly in cahoots have gone on trial in Sicily for what prosecutors contend was a scheme that fraudulently garnered millions of euros in European Union agriculture funds
Sentiment: negative
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Merkel and VDL under spotlight as German journalist admits failure is ‘especially bitter’

Merkel and VDL under spotlight as German journalist admits failure is ‘especially bitter’
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: THE EUROPEAN Commission's 'vaccine fiasco' has caused the EU more lasting damage than any eurosceptic could, it has been claimed.
Sentiment: positive
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Top EU official pledges more support for Ukraine

Top EU official pledges more support for Ukraine
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Summary: A top European Union official has pledged more support for Ukraine as he visited the area near the separatist conflict in the country’s east
Sentiment: positive
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Iran dismisses idea of talks with EU and US to revive 2015 nuclear deal

Iran dismisses idea of talks with EU and US to revive 2015 nuclear deal
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Summary: Iran on Sunday ruled out holding an informal meeting with the United States and European powers to discuss ways to revive its 2015 nuclear deal ...
Sentiment: positive
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UK failed to inform EU countries about almost 200 killers and rapists

UK failed to inform EU countries about almost 200 killers and rapists
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Summary: Exclusive: total of 112,490 criminal convictions not sent to relevant EU capitals over eight-year period
Sentiment: negative
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EU law requires companies to fix electronic goods for up to 10 years

EU law requires companies to fix electronic goods for up to 10 years
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Summary: Companies that sell refrigerators, washers, hairdryers, or TVs in the European Union will need to ensure those appliances can be repaired for up to 10 years.
Sentiment: positive
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Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine could get EU approval in nine days

Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine could get EU approval in nine days
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Summary: The Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine could be given the green light by EU authorities in nine days' time.The European Medicines Agency is having an extraordinary meeting about the jab on Thursday of next week, March 11th.It says it's possible a decision on approval will be
Sentiment: positive
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Russia: US and EU sanctions needed but will hardly force Vladimir Putin to change tack'

Russia: US and EU sanctions needed but will hardly force Vladimir Putin to change tack'
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Summary: The sanctions squeeze has been tightening since the annexation of Crimea and Russia's relations with the West have deteriorated.
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US and EU impose sanctions on Russia over Navalny poisoning, jailing

US and EU impose sanctions on Russia over Navalny poisoning, jailing
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on seven senior Russian officials as it said its intelligence concluded that Moscow orchestrated ...
Sentiment: negative
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Embarrassing Covid vaccine graphs shows EU will take SIX months to jab 30% of adults while UK will have done

Embarrassing Covid vaccine graphs shows EU will take SIX months to jab 30% of adults while UK will have done
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Summary: THE European Union’s vaccine fiasco is laid bare in alarming graphs that show it will take another six months to jab just 30 per cent of the adult population. At the same time, the UK will ha…
Sentiment: negative
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Turab Musayev: Can Emissions Trading Schemes Solve Our Carbon Pollution Problem?

Turab Musayev: Can Emissions Trading Schemes Solve Our Carbon Pollution Problem?
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Summary: LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / March 2, 2021 / Turab Musayev has a critical question: Is it possible to solve the global environmental problem of humanity's carbon footprint through taxing all activities that create emissions? Several emissions trading schemes around the world were originally designed to answer this question. Hypothetically, if we make it more expensive for companies to emit carbon emissions and particles, more would opt to
Sentiment: positive
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EU to propose COVID-19 vaccine 'green pass'

EU to propose COVID-19 vaccine 'green pass'
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Summary: BRUSSELS: The European Commission will propose rules for an EU vaccine "green pass" this month, as the bloc prepares to ramp up its COVID-19 ...
Sentiment: positive
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Erdogan outlines legal reforms, vows to improve freedom of expression in Turkey ahead of EU membership push

Erdogan outlines legal reforms, vows to improve freedom of expression in Turkey ahead of EU membership push
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has pledged to improve the country's human rights protections and bolster freedom of expression, as he set out a series of sweeping new legal reforms on Tuesday.
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EU announces new package of sanctions against four Russian officials over jailing of Navalny, as Moscow pledges to respond in kind

EU announces new package of sanctions against four Russian officials over jailing of Navalny, as Moscow pledges to respond in kind
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Brussels has unveiled a list of officials it claims are responsible for the detention of opposition figure Alexey Navalny and “human rights violations” during the policing of subsequent protests, in sanctions announced on Tuesday.
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Why the EU is sitting on millions of unused Covid vaccines

Why the EU is sitting on millions of unused Covid vaccines
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: A false report in German media, comments made by Emmanuel Macron, and possible Russian disinformation have made Europeans hesitant to accept the AstraZeneca vaccine.
Sentiment: positive
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Fraudsters offer 1 billion COVID-19 doses across EU, agency warns

Fraudsters offer 1 billion COVID-19 doses across EU, agency warns
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Summary: Dubious intermediaries have offered governments across the European Union a total of about 1 billion non-existent COVID-19 vaccine doses worth ...
Sentiment: negative
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Austria breaks ranks with EU to produce vaccines with Denmark, Israel

Austria breaks ranks with EU to produce vaccines with Denmark, Israel
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Summary: VIENNA: Austria broke ranks with the European Union on Tuesday (Mar 2) and said it would work together with Israel and Denmark to produce ...
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Russia's coronavirus vaccine is alluring for Eastern Europe, creating a headache for the EU

Russia's coronavirus vaccine is alluring for Eastern Europe, creating a headache for the EU
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Summary: As the EU continues to struggle with the lethargic rollout of coronavirus vaccines across the 27 member bloc, Russia's Covid shot is proving alluring to some.
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US and EU hit Russia with co-ordinated sanctions over attempted murder and jailing of Alexei Navalny

US and EU hit Russia with co-ordinated sanctions over attempted murder and jailing of Alexei Navalny
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Summary: Joe Biden's administration says the sanctions relate to the poisoning and jailing of Vladimir Putin critic Alexei Navalny.
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COVID-19: Proposed EU vaccine passport scheme raises hopes of Britons having summer holidays in Europe

COVID-19: Proposed EU vaccine passport scheme raises hopes of Britons having summer holidays in Europe
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: EU leaders say a "digital green pass" would provide proof a person has been vaccinated and test results for those not inoculated.
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

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Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
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Iran dismisses idea of negotiations with EU, US to revive nuclear deal

Iran dismisses idea of negotiations with EU, US to revive nuclear deal
Added a day ago
Summary: Iran on Sunday ruled out holding an informal meeting with the United States and European powers to discuss ways to revive its 2015 nuclear deal with majorpowers, insisting that Washington must lift a…
Sentiment: positive
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Bad timing: Iran rejects EU & US offer to hold direct talks on reviving 2015 nuclear deal

Bad timing: Iran rejects EU & US offer to hold direct talks on reviving 2015 nuclear deal
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Iran won’t take part in an informal meeting with the EU and US on ways to restore the nuclear deal, the Iranian Foreign Ministry said, citing recent US actions. It said sanctions must first be lifted before any talks can begin.
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‘I’m vaccinated’: Hungary’s Orbán promotes Chinese coronavirus jab

‘I’m vaccinated’: Hungary’s Orbán promotes Chinese coronavirus jab
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Prime minister has criticized the EU’s slow rollout of Western jabs.
Sentiment: positive
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‘It’s not about geopolitics, but human health’: Czech PM signals country could use Russian Sputnik V vaccine without EU approval

‘It’s not about geopolitics, but human health’: Czech PM signals country could use Russian Sputnik V vaccine without EU approval
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Local approval of the Russian-made Sputnik V vaccine would be enough for the Czech Republic to begin using it, PM Andrej Babis has said, signaling that the country would not wait for a green light from EU health regulators.
Sentiment: positive
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Angela Merkel blasted for ‘deeply embarrassing’ Covid vaccine figures –‘Unnecessary sloth'

Angela Merkel blasted for ‘deeply embarrassing’ Covid vaccine figures –‘Unnecessary sloth'
Added 3 days ago
Summary: ANGELA MERKEL has been blasted for the 'deeply embarrassing' coronavirus vaccine rollout figures in the EU as the UK edges closer to inoculating 20 million Britons.
Sentiment: positive
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Merkel dubbed 'most expensive Chancellor' as recovery fund torn to shreds by MEP

Merkel dubbed 'most expensive Chancellor' as recovery fund torn to shreds by MEP
Added 3 days ago
Summary: ANGELA MERKEL has been dubbed 'the most expensive Chancellor in history' by German MEP Gunnar Beck in an exclusive interview with Express.co.uk on the recovery fund.
Sentiment: positive
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Coronavirus: EU urged to adopt 'vaccine passports'

Coronavirus: EU urged to adopt 'vaccine passports'
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Greece and Austria want coronavirus-free tourists this summer, but other EU states have concerns.
Sentiment: positive
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Barnier's vision for reformed EU backed by Macron: 'Must accept some move faster!'

Barnier's vision for reformed EU backed by Macron: 'Must accept some move faster!'
Added 3 days ago
Summary: MICHEL BARNIER hinted at a two-tier EU in a throwback tweet - a plan which was later endorsed by French President Emmanuel Macron.
Sentiment: positive
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EU summons its ambassador to Cuba to explain letter to Biden

EU summons its ambassador to Cuba to explain letter to Biden
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The European Union has summoned its ambassador to Cuba to return to Brussels to explain himself after he reportedly signed an appeal asking U.S. President Joe Biden to lift  sanctions against Cuba and begin normalizing ties with the country
Sentiment: positive
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EU humiliated: Germany leads bloc-wide rebellion against Brussels' legal action threat

EU humiliated: Germany leads bloc-wide rebellion against Brussels' legal action threat
Added 3 days ago
Summary: BRUSSELS has threatened legal action against six member-states for their strict border rules against COVID-19 with Germany leading a fight against the measures.
Sentiment: negative
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EU CRACKS: Netherlands takes Britain's position in EU and sides with Biden over China

EU CRACKS: Netherlands takes Britain's position in EU and sides with Biden over China
Added 4 days ago
Summary: THE EU's unity is at risk - as the Netherlands appears to be taking Britain's position in the EU, siding with the US over China.
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Greedy France and Germany strong-armed EU members into forgoing punishment: 'Shut up!'

Greedy France and Germany strong-armed EU members into forgoing punishment: 'Shut up!'
Added 4 days ago
Summary: FRANCE and Germany ran deficits that were too high in 2003, but strong-armed their partners in the eurozone into forgoing punishment - a move which ended up weakening the legal framework of the Maastricht Treaty and arguably led to the sovereign debt crisis, it has been claimed.
Sentiment: negative
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EU warned Brexit 'could be tremendous' and make Czexit calls 'more attractive'

EU warned Brexit 'could be tremendous' and make Czexit calls 'more attractive'
Added 4 days ago
Summary: THE EU was warned that the consequences of a Brexit vote 'could be tremendous', as it may inspire more nations to leave the bloc, the former Prime Minister of the Czech Republic said.
Sentiment: positive
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EU declares head of Venezuela’s diplomatic mission ‘persona non grata’ in tit-for-tat after expulsion of European envoy

EU declares head of Venezuela’s diplomatic mission ‘persona non grata’ in tit-for-tat after expulsion of European envoy
Added 4 days ago
Summary: The European Union has declared Venezuela’s chief diplomat at the bloc “persona non grata,” calling the move retaliation after Caracas expelled the EU’s ambassador in protest over a new round of sanctions from Brussels.
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European leaders double down on need to speed up vaccination program

European leaders double down on need to speed up vaccination program
Added 4 days ago
Summary: The European Union needs to be faster in its efforts to vaccinate people against the coronavirus, the 27 heads of state said on Thursday.
Sentiment: negative
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Yanis Varoufakis' eerie prediction that EU democracy will crumble in hands of capitalism

Yanis Varoufakis' eerie prediction that EU democracy will crumble in hands of capitalism
Added 4 days ago
Summary: YANIS VAROUFAKIS predicted that democracy on the continent would crumble in the hands of EU capitalism.
Sentiment: negative
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EU row explodes: Portugal admits Covid passport plans – Angela Merkel’s warning ignored

EU row explodes: Portugal admits Covid passport plans – Angela Merkel’s warning ignored
Added 4 days ago
Summary: THE EU's unity has come under pressure yet again after member states called for a vaccine passport scheme - despite Angela Merkel's warning.
Sentiment: negative
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Portuguese PM hopes EU Covid-19 vaccine passport in place by summer as bloc split on travel restart

Portuguese PM hopes EU Covid-19 vaccine passport in place by summer as bloc split on travel restart
Added 4 days ago
Summary: The EU hopes to have Covid-19 vaccine passports ready for use by this summer, Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa said on Friday, as optimism grows among some European nations for the restart of international travel.
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Deluded! Michel Barnier lavishes praise on EU Covid response – despite vaccine farce

Deluded! Michel Barnier lavishes praise on EU Covid response – despite vaccine farce
Added 4 days ago
Summary: THE EU's chief Brexit negotiator has praised the bloc's coronavirus pandemic response in a new book despite outrage across the continent over its slugging vaccination programme.
Sentiment: negative
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Blow for Brit holidays as WHO says travellers should quarantine and NOT use vaccination passports amid EU jab

Blow for Brit holidays as WHO says travellers should quarantine and NOT use vaccination passports amid EU jab
Added 4 days ago
Summary: BRIT holiday makers’ dreams of relaxing in the sun have suffered a blow after the World Health Organisation warned travellers should NOT use vaccination passports. The health body has argued …
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EU vaccine chaos caused by ‘monumentally stupid’ Macron and Merkel could push MORE nations to follow Brexit, s

EU vaccine chaos caused by ‘monumentally stupid’ Macron and Merkel could push MORE nations to follow Brexit, s
Added 4 days ago
Summary: THE EU’S catastrophic failure over its vaccine rollout will push more nations to leave the ailing bloc and trigger a fresh wave Euroscepticism, experts have said.  France and Germany face another l…
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Travel restrictions have no end in sight as European leaders worry about new variants

Travel restrictions have no end in sight as European leaders worry about new variants
Added 4 days ago
Summary: European leaders will say on Thursday that all non-essential travel needs to remain restricted as the health situation remains "serious".
Sentiment: negative
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Scammers offered ‘ghost’ vaccines to EU countries for 12.7 billion euros – anti-fraud body OLAF

Scammers offered ‘ghost’ vaccines to EU countries for 12.7 billion euros – anti-fraud body OLAF
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Amid a slow vaccine rollout in the European Union, several of the bloc’s member states say they were contacted by middlemen who offered to sell them some 900 million doses of Covid-19 jabs, EU anti-fraud agency OLAF has revealed.
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EU Considers New Regulations for Control and Access of Media Content on Digital Platforms

EU Considers New Regulations for Control and Access of Media Content on Digital Platforms
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Summary: The EU is considering two laws to regulate media content on the Internet. The Markets Act focuses on checking Big Tech's power over the marketplace, while the Services Act seeks to check their power...
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Merkel says continuous vaccinations against Covid-19 a reality for next few years due to variants

Merkel says continuous vaccinations against Covid-19 a reality for next few years due to variants
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The emergence of new Covid-19 variants means continuous vaccinations against the virus over the next few years will be a way of life, German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned at a virtual summit of EU leaders on Thursday.
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EU to impose ‘restrictive measures’ on ‘those responsible’ for arrest and sentencing of Navalny – European Council president

EU to impose ‘restrictive measures’ on ‘those responsible’ for arrest and sentencing of Navalny – European Council president
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The president of the European Council has revealed that the EU will impose sanctions against those deemed by the bloc to be responsible for the arrest and sentencing of Russian opposition figure Alexey Navalny.
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Brit holidays to Europe ‘could be delayed for MONTHS thanks to EU’s shambolic vaccine rollout’

Brit holidays to Europe ‘could be delayed for MONTHS thanks to EU’s shambolic vaccine rollout’
Added 5 days ago
Summary: BRITS face an anxious MONTHS-long wait to find out whether they’ll be able to go on holiday to Europe this summer. Angela Merkel dismissed any prospects of the EU swiftly opening up its borde…
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Facing long fight with COVID variants, EU pushes to step up vaccinations

Facing long fight with COVID variants, EU pushes to step up vaccinations
Added 5 days ago
Summary: German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the European Union must prepare to vaccinate for new COVID-19 variants over the coming years after EU leaders ...
Sentiment: negative
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Get out! EU ambassador given 72 hours to leave Venezuela by furious leader

Get out! EU ambassador given 72 hours to leave Venezuela by furious leader
Added 5 days ago
Summary: THE VENEZUELAN government has given EU ambassador Isabel Brilhante 72 hours to leave the country after the European Union imposed harsh sanctions on the Latin American nation.
Sentiment: negative
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Hungary asylum restrictions broke European law, says top EU legal adviser

Hungary asylum restrictions broke European law, says top EU legal adviser
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The advocate general for European Union’s highest court on Thursday urged the court to rule that Hungary violated the bloc’s laws on asylum when it passed legislation narrowing the possibilities for…
Sentiment: negative
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Remote Warfare in the Sahel and a Role for the European Union

Remote Warfare in the Sahel and a Role for the European Union
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Remote warfare conducted by Western forces is shifting its focus to the Sahel and as European states try to rely less on the US security apparatus, old legal challenges.
Sentiment: negative
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West ‘obsessed’ with imposing its own version of democracy in Belarus, country’s FM claims, urging closer ties with Russia instead

West ‘obsessed’ with imposing its own version of democracy in Belarus, country’s FM claims, urging closer ties with Russia instead
Added 5 days ago
Summary: When it comes to protest-hit Belarus, the US and EU are intent on imposing their own systems and values with no regard for the country’s own journey to democracy, its foreign minister has said, after successive waves of sanctions.
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EU survey found Europeans fear war between member states

EU survey found Europeans fear war between member states
Added 5 days ago
Summary: AN EU survey yielded potentially worrying results as it found a significant number of Europeans fearing a possible war between member states could happen.
Sentiment: negative
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EU lawmaker likens AstraZeneca to ‘unreliable second-hand car salesman’ as low European jab confidence hampers vaccine uptake

EU lawmaker likens AstraZeneca to ‘unreliable second-hand car salesman’ as low European jab confidence hampers vaccine uptake
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine are going unused across the EU amid low confidence in the jab after the company was repeatedly criticized by Brussels for not sharing sufficient data and supply problems.
Sentiment: positive
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COVID-19: EU leaders divided over vaccine passports to allow European travel this summer

COVID-19: EU leaders divided over vaccine passports to allow European travel this summer
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Some want an EU-wide certificate, while others fear it will discriminate against those who are not yet immunised.
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Hungary broke EU law on treatment and processing of migrants, says top European court’s advocate general

Hungary broke EU law on treatment and processing of migrants, says top European court’s advocate general
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The EU’s advocate general has delivered a damming opinion on Hungary’s treatment and processing of migrants following its 2018 reforms, noting that Budapest failed to fulfill its obligations under European law.
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EU leaders vow to speed up vaccine production at Covid-19 summit

EU leaders vow to speed up vaccine production at Covid-19 summit
Added 5 days ago
Summary: European Union leaders sought to inject new energy and a fresh sense of unity into the bloc’s lagging coronavirus vaccination efforts Thursday as concern mounts that new variants might spread faster…
Sentiment: negative
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Yanis Varoufakis claimed EU 'poisoned politics of European democracy'

Yanis Varoufakis claimed EU 'poisoned politics of European democracy'
Added 5 days ago
Summary: YANIS VAROUFAKIS said the EU had 'poisoned politics' across Europe in a chilling analysis of the bloc's operation.
Sentiment: negative
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Ghanaian LGBTQ+ centre closes after threats and abuse

Ghanaian LGBTQ+ centre closes after threats and abuse
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Founder says community centre in Accra was closed preemptively to protect its staff
Sentiment: negative
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Venezuela expels EU ambassador in response to sanctions on top officials

Venezuela expels EU ambassador in response to sanctions on top officials
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Summary: Venezuela on Wednesday expelled the European Union’s ambassador to Caracas in response to new EU sanctions against top officials, giving her 72 hours to leave the country, a move that promted swift c…
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Sanctions prompt Venezuela to expel head of EU delegation

Sanctions prompt Venezuela to expel head of EU delegation
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Summary: Venezuela’s government has ordered the expulsion of the head of the European Union delegation in the South American nation following the bloc’s decision to impose sanctions on several Venezuelan officials accused of undermining democracy or violating human rights
Sentiment: negative
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Venezuela expels head of EU delegation after new sanctions

Venezuela expels head of EU delegation after new sanctions
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Summary: Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza said Isabel Brilhante had 72 hours to leave the country.
Sentiment: negative
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Germany praises Britain’s successful coronavirus vaccine rollout – ‘We envy you!’

Germany praises Britain’s successful coronavirus vaccine rollout – ‘We envy you!’
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Summary: GERMAN newspapers have praised Britain's successful jab rollout compared to the EU's slow coronavirus vaccination programme.
Sentiment: positive
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Sanctions prompt Venezuela to expel head of EU delegation

Sanctions prompt Venezuela to expel head of EU delegation
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Summary: Venezuela's president on Wednesday ordered the expulsion of the European Union's chief diplomat there following the EU's decision to impose sanctions on Venezuelan officials accused of undermining democracy or violating human rights.
Sentiment: negative
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72 hours to leave: EU envoy to Venezuela told to pack her bags after Brussels brings new sanctions over elections & rights abuses

72 hours to leave: EU envoy to Venezuela told to pack her bags after Brussels brings new sanctions over elections & rights abuses
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Summary: The head of the EU's delegation to Venezuela has been told she has just 72 hours to leave after being expelled by Caracas in response to Brussels expanding its sanctions on Venezuelan officials for “undermining democracy.”
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France follows Merkel in begging citizens to have Oxford vaccine as EU faces 90MILLION jab shortfall in

France follows Merkel in begging citizens to have Oxford vaccine as EU faces 90MILLION jab shortfall in
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Summary: FRANCE followed Germany in begging citizens to get the Oxford Covid vaccine today – as the EU faces a massive shortfall in doses. The French government admitted the AstraZeneca jab has an …
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Venezuela expels top EU diplomat over new sanctions

Venezuela expels top EU diplomat over new sanctions
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Summary: Isabel Brilhante Pedrosa was given 72 hours to leave the country.
Sentiment: negative
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Hungary starts using China's coronavirus vaccine in EU first

Hungary starts using China's coronavirus vaccine in EU first
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Summary: Hungary on Wednesday became the first EU nation to start using China's Sinopharm vaccine against the coronavirus, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said.
Sentiment: positive
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Venezuela kicks out head of EU delegation after new sanctions

Venezuela kicks out head of EU delegation after new sanctions
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Summary: Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza said on Wednesday that the head of the European Union's delegation in Caracas had 72 hours to leave the country and declared her persona non grata after the bloc imposed new sanctions on Venezuelan officials this week.
Sentiment: positive
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Venezuela expels 'persona non grata' EU ambassador

Venezuela expels 'persona non grata' EU ambassador
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Summary: Move in response to EU sanctions against Venezuelan officials - Anadolu Agency
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Boris Johnson 'a liar' who will blame Brexit costs on Covid, says diplomat

Boris Johnson 'a liar' who will blame Brexit costs on Covid, says diplomat
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Summary: Sylvie Bermann, former French ambassador, puts PM’s handling of pandemic alongside Donald Trump’s
Sentiment: negative
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Hungary first EU nation to use China's Sinopharm vaccine against COVID

Hungary first EU nation to use China's Sinopharm vaccine against COVID
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Summary: "Today we are starting vaccinations with the Chinese batches," said Prime Minister Viktor Orban in a brief message on Facebook.
Sentiment: positive
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Frustration grows in Germany over sluggish rollout of Covid vaccines

Frustration grows in Germany over sluggish rollout of Covid vaccines
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Government criticised for falling behind UK, which has vaccinated three times as many people
Sentiment: positive
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BOE’s Bailey Slams EU Stance on Swaps Clearing After Brexit

BOE’s Bailey Slams EU Stance on Swaps Clearing After Brexit
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey warned the European Union against demanding that euro derivatives are settled by clearinghouses inside the bloc, saying such a move would be a “very serious escalation” and that it would draw a U.K. response.
Sentiment: negative
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EU panic as Mario Draghi tipped to disrupt Macron and Merkel's supremacy in Brussels

EU panic as Mario Draghi tipped to disrupt Macron and Merkel's supremacy in Brussels
Added 7 days ago
Summary: THE EU could undergo major changes in the next few years as new Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi has been tipped to upset the bloc's balance of power, based for too long on German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron.
Sentiment: positive
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Venezuelan lawmakers back expulsion of EU ambassador after Brussels slaps sanctions on Caracas officials

Venezuelan lawmakers back expulsion of EU ambassador after Brussels slaps sanctions on Caracas officials
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Summary: Venezuela’s National Assembly has backed a move to kick the EU’s ambassador to Caracas out of the county and rejected Brussel’s decision to sanction 19 Venezuelan officials for “undermining democracy” and human rights abuses.
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EU's recovery fund ripped apart by French MEP who claimed it 'might not be legal'

EU's recovery fund ripped apart by French MEP who claimed it 'might not be legal'
Added 7 days ago
Summary: THE EU's recovery fund has been furiously torn to shreds by French and German MEPs, who questioned the legality of the measures in an exclusive interview with Express.co.uk.
Sentiment: negative
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AstraZeneca insists it’s on track to meet EU second quarter vaccine targets

AstraZeneca insists it’s on track to meet EU second quarter vaccine targets
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Summary: AstraZeneca insisted late Tuesday night that it should be able to supply 180 million doses of its coronavirus vaccine to the EU in the second quarter of the year, after a media report to the contra…
Sentiment: positive
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Moscow Slams EU Decision to Expand Anti-Russia Sanctions Over Navalny as 'Circus'

Moscow Slams EU Decision to Expand Anti-Russia Sanctions Over Navalny as 'Circus'
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Summary: Earlier this week, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said that the bloc had agreed to expand sanctions against Moscow over the situation with Russian opposition...
Sentiment: negative
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European Central Bank Petition EU Lawmakers for Stablecoin Veto Power

European Central Bank Petition EU Lawmakers for Stablecoin Veto Power
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Summary: The European Central Bank has asked the EU parliament for veto powers when it comes to stablecoin projects such as Facebook's Diem and others.
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Pound Rises ‘Like a Phoenix’ in Longest Rally in Half a Decade

Pound Rises ‘Like a Phoenix’ in Longest Rally in Half a Decade
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Sterling’s vaccine-fueled rally against the euro is beginning to look relentless.
Sentiment: positive
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