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EU sanctions Russian intel, N Korean, Chinese firms over cyberattacks

In its first ever sanctions related to cybercrime, the EU targeted the department for special technologies of the Russian military intelligence service.

By REUTERS
31/07/2020
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EU buys remdesivir to treat 30,000 COVID patients, seeks more

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.

By REUTERS
29/07/2020
Plasma bags are pictured at the Interregional Transfusion CRS in Bern
EU readies up to $53 m. to boost collection of plasma to fight COVID-19

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.

By REUTERS
29/07/2020
European Union flags fly outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels
Europe’s NGO cold war to ‘mitigate pro-Israel voices’

European officials routinely deny that funding is politically motivated or specifically targeted at Israel.

By GERALD M. STEINBERG
23/07/2020
Popular senator launches 'Italexit' Party to take Italy out of EU

Gianluigi Paragone, a former TV journalist, met Brexit architect Nigel Farage in London before announcing the formal birth of his party later this week.

By REUTERS
21/07/2020
Israeli start-up secures grant from EU to develop respiratory monitor

SenseGuard has already made it through the clinical trials stages and received CE marking to market the product in the European Economic Area (EEA).

Hungarian FM: EU must give Trump plan a chance

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.

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Letters to the Editor, July 20, 2020: Free money

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EU leaders prepare to hammer out coronavirus stimulus package

"Everybody knows that autumn will be difficult," said a senior government official in one EU state.

By REUTERS
17/07/2020
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