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Coronavirus carrier at EU trade council triggers top-level quarantines

It was unclear whether other trade ministers were going into quarantine | Pool photo by Sean Gallup/AFP via Getty Images Coronavirus carrier at EU trade council triggers top-level quarantines EU trade chief Dombrovskis and German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier have put themselves in quarantine. By Barbara Moens 9/24/20, 5:08 PM CET Updated 9/24/20, 7:08 PM…

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2020: The year diplomacy died

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by Amazon Polly PARIS — This week’s virtual United Nations General Assembly could be a metaphor for the decline of diplomacy and of efforts to maintain a rules-based international order instead of the law of the jungle. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, world leaders are delivering a…

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UK minister: Avoiding post-Brexit border chaos is in France’s hands

Michael Gove said French authorities must be “pragmatic,” to avoid 2-day delays at the border | Justin Tallis/AFP via Getty Images UK minister: Avoiding post-Brexit border chaos is in France’s hands In a letter to trade bodies, Michael Gove said border delays could stretch to 2 days. By Cristina Gallardo 9/23/20, 4:36 PM CET Updated…