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Vaccine Protests Hit Brussels As Coronavirus Numbers Peak In Belgium

Despite registering 70,000 new coronavirus cases in a single day last week, Belgium has eased pandemic restrictions slightly.
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Brussels Faces Threat Of Legal Challenge Over Sustainable Finance Rules

Austria and Luxembourg say they will pursue lawsuit over so-called green ‘taxonomy’ rules
Related topics: Belgium, Austria, Luxembourg, Lawsuits

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Paris And Brussels Reassure Us After Macron’s Call For Eu-russia Talks

Focus on need for unity in negotiations with Moscow follows French president’s push for greater European involvement
Related topics: France, Paris, Belgium, Emmanuel Macron, Russia, Moscow

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Uk's Johnson Unlikely To 'survive' Tory Probe Into Downing Street Parties, Expert Says

BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is unlikely to come out unscathed from an internal investigation by the Conservatives into a string of parties allegedly held at 10 Downing Street during the COVID-19 lockdown, Francis John Cole,...
Related topics: United Kingdom, Belgium

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European Parliament’s Vice President Metsola Elected As President

BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - First Vice-President of the European Parliament Roberta Metsola has been elected by absolute majority as the new president of the EU body in the first round, according to the election results released on Tuesday.
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Europe’s Metals Industry Calls For Release Of Gas Reserves To Curb Prices

Producers urge Brussels to act now or face further plant closures
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Eu Tensions Herald Fierce Battle Over Future Of Poland’s Right

Justice minister Zbigniew Ziobro’s stance towards Brussels puts him at odds with PM Mateusz Morawiecki
Related topics: Poland, Belgium

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Bill Gates’ Climate Fund Looks To Funnel Billions Into Carbon Removal, Green Hydrogen, And More

Founder of Microsoft and chairman of Breakthrough Energy Ventures, to establish the Breakthrough Energy Europe investment fund, Bill Gates looks on during a press conference at the EU headquarters in Brussels on October 17, 2018. | Photo by JOHN...
Related topics: Bill Gates, Microsoft (MSFT), Belgium, World Photos

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Russia-nato Talks: How The Cold War-era Hubris Of The Bloc Limits Pan-european Security

A Russian delegation led by Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko held a meeting with NATO representatives on 12 January in Brussels, Belgium, to discuss security proposals brought forward by Moscow in mid-December 2021. Dr. Matthew Crosston and...
Related topics: Russia, Nato, Belgium, Moscow

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Brussels Riven By Splits Over Proposed Eu Budget Rule Reform

Budget commissioner Hahn advocates frugal approach, while France and Italy favour looser spending
Related topics: Belgium, France, Italy

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Delegations Arrive For Russia-nato Council Meeting In Brussels

A meeting of the Russia-NATO Council is set to kick off in Brussels on Wednesday; the following day, a meeting of the OSCE Permanent Council will be held in Vienna.
Related topics: Russia, Nato, Belgium, OSCE, Austria, Vienna

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Google In Last-ditch Lobbying Attempt To Influence Incoming Eu Tech Rules

Enlarge (credit: Jorisvo | Getty Images) Google is making a last-ditch effort to change the EU’s incoming laws on Big Tech with a flurry of advertising, emails and targeted social media posts aimed at politicians and officials in...
Related topics: Google, Social Media, Belgium

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Eu To Block $2bn Korean Shipbuilding Merger Between Daewoo And Hyundai

Brussels concerned about dominance of LNG carrier market as European energy prices soar
Related topics: Hyundai, Belgium

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'year Of Freedom' Protest Against Covid-19 Pass Held In Brussels

In December, tougher new measures to curb the coronavirus pandemic came into effect in Belgium.
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Cities Boosted Rain, Sent Storms To The Suburbs During Europe’s Deadly Summer Floods

A study used computer models to investigate how cities and climate change influenced the destructive and deadly rainstorm that struck the Rotterdam-Brussels-Cologne metropolitan region on July 14, 2021. The study found that the interplay of...
Related topics: Belgium

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Eu Demands Seat At Ukraine Talks As Russia Prepares To Meet Us And Nato

Brussels sidelined as internal divisions over defence and role of military alliance persist
Related topics: Ukraine, Russia, Nato, Belgium, Military

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Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin Tested Positive For Covid-19 And Has Mild Symptoms

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin at a NATO Defense Ministers meeting at NATO headquarters in Brussels, October 21, 2021.REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin requested a COVID-19 test after exhibiting symptoms on Sunday.  Austin...
Related topics: Nato, Belgium, Reuters

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Brussels Proposes Green Label For Nuclear And Natural Gas

European Commission paves way for investments despite concerns over waste and CO2 emissions
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Russia Needs Legally Binding Agreements On Security Guarantees, Kremlin Says After Putin-biden Call

The two leaders were expected to discuss security and strategic issues, including escalating tensions over NATO expansion and Ukraine. Russian and NATO negotiators are set to meet in Brussels for security talks on January 12, following a strategic...
Related topics: Russia, Kremlin, Vladimir Putin, Joe Biden, Nato, Ukraine, Belgium

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Borrell Urges Libyans To Swiftly Devise New Schedule For Elections After Delay

BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - EU foreign diplomacy chief Josep Borrell called on Libyans Friday to develop a new plan and schedule for "inclusive, free, fair, and credible" presidential and parliamentary elections as soon as possible after the December 24...
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