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    EU chief takes aim at Turkey, Russia

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 10:47pm on September 16, 2020

    The European Commission’s president on Wednesday urged the EU to stop being naive when dealing with big powers, while singling out Turkey and Russia for...

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    Mediterranean leaders ready for EU sanctions on Turkey

    Agence France-Presse . Porticcio | Updated at 11:34pm on September 11, 2020

    Leaders of seven European countries on the Mediterranean said on Thursday they were ready to back EU sanctions against Turkey if Ankara shunned dialogue on...

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    EU parliament cuts Suu Kyi from rights prize honourees

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 11:55pm on September 10, 2020

    The European Parliament on Thursday removed Myanmar’s civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi from the ‘Sakharov Prize community’ because of her ‘acceptance’ of state crimes...

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    EU, US announce surprise trade deal on lobsters

    | Updated at 10:52pm on August 22, 2020

    US lobster exports will enter Europe tariff-free, as Washington and Brussels announced a limited trade deal on Friday that will be seen as a first...

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    EU provides Tk 10m for Bangladesh flood victims

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:40pm on August 03, 2020

    The European Union is providing EUR 100,000, almost Tk 10 million, in humanitarian aid funding to assist the most vulnerable communities in response to severe...

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    Sanofi, GSK reach virus vaccine deals with US, EU

    Agence France-Presse. Paris | Updated at 11:02am on August 01, 2020

    Pharma giants Sanofi and GSK will receive up to $2.1 billion from the US government for the development of a COVID-19 vaccine, the companies said...

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    EU announces 1.1m euro to minimise Amphan damages in Bangladesh

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 06:40pm on May 26, 2020

    European Union has decided to provide €1.1 million to Bangladesh for helping recover damages triggered by cyclone Amphan in the past week...

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    UN urges EU to take in 160 migrants stranded at sea

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 11:13pm on May 21, 2020

    The United Nations called on the EU on Thursday to reach a deal to take in 160 migrants who have been stranded in the Mediterranean...

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    EU, Britain denounce Myanmar violence at UNSC

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 01:06am on May 16, 2020

    UN Security Council European member states and Britain on Thursday denounced violence in Myanmar and expressed concern over the coronavirus pandemic in the country, in...

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    EU leaders inch towards coronavirus rescue plan

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 10:41pm on April 24, 2020

    Divided EU leaders inched their way towards an economic recovery plan for virus-hit Europe on Thursday as the European Central Bank chief said that action...