Pan-European body representing interests of many countries on the continent.
In its first ever sanctions related to cybercrime, the EU targeted the department for special technologies of the Russian military intelligence service.
The anti-viral is the only drug so far authorized in the EU to treat patients with severe symptoms of COVID-19, but nearly all available supplies have already been bought by the US.
Money is coming from an emergency fund that the European Union has so far used only for highly sensitive issues throughout the pandemic, including the purchase of another COVID-19 potential vaccine.
European officials routinely deny that funding is politically motivated or specifically targeted at Israel.
Gianluigi Paragone, a former TV journalist, met Brexit architect Nigel Farage in London before announcing the formal birth of his party later this week.
SenseGuard has already made it through the clinical trials stages and received CE marking to market the product in the European Economic Area (EEA).
Hungary has been one of a small number of EU member states - Czech Republic and Austria are the others - that consistently blocked statements against the Trump plan.
Readers of The Jerusalem Post have their say.
"Everybody knows that autumn will be difficult," said a senior government official in one EU state.