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Jean-Claude Juncker

Coronavirus latest: 5 million cases worldwide

Germany's Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said, "when radical extremists and anti-Semites use demonstrations to agitate and divide, then everyone should keep much more than 1.5 meters' distance." Follow DW for the latest. There are more than 5 million infections worldwide, according to the AFP news agency, with the Johns Hopkins University…
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May 21, 2020
Jean-Claude Juncker

Coronavirus latest: WHO reports most cases in a day

The WHO highlighted the growing share of cases in less wealthy countries as cause for concern. Meanwhile, Jean-Claude Juncker criticized Berlin's handling of the Luxembourg border closure. Follow DW for the latest. Turkey and Russia believe the worst is over, reporting fewer cases Former European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker tells…
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May 20, 2020
Jean-Claude Juncker

South America Won the U.S.-China Trade War

The easiest way to win a trade war? Don't be one of the countries involved.When the United States slapped tariffs on steel, aluminum, and billions of dollars of Chinese imports in the summer of 2018, China and other U.S. trading partners retaliated by targeting American agricultural exports. By the time…
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May 20, 2020
Jean-Claude Juncker

Merkel’s milestone moment

Paul Taylor, a contributing editor at POLITICO, writes the “Europe At Large” column. PARIS — She did it! In the twilight of her chancellorship, Angela Merkel has secured her place in the pantheon of European statesmanship by agreeing to common EU borrowing to help the countries hardest hit by the coronavirus…
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May 19, 2020
Jean-Claude Juncker

What’s next for the EU?

Opinion: 70 years on from the beginnings of what is now known as the European Union, there are many challenging issues on the future agenda The battle to defeat the Covid-19 pandemic has frequently invoked the language of war. In his St Patrick's Day address to the nation, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar referred to Ireland being "in…
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May 14, 2020