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14th Apr 2024

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Catalan separatists side with Gibraltar

The second largest party in Catalonia, Esquerra Republicana, has expressed its “solidarity” with Gibraltar. In a letter sent to Spain's top official on the issue, Fabian Picardo, it deplores the "improper bullying and harassment" of Gibraltar by Spain's central government. Party leader Alfred Bosch told Gibraltar:"Your freedom is our freedom."

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UK-EU deal on Gibraltar only 'weeks away'

EU and UK negotiators said that a new post-Brexit settlement for Gibraltar was just weeks away from completion following four-way talks in Brussels on Friday (12 April).

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Calling time on Amazon's monopolism and exploitation

As Amazon's founder Jeff Bezos just reclaimed the title of the richest person on Earth, its workers cannot even take a bathroom break under the pressure of meeting inhumane performance targets.

Resist backlash on deforestation law, green groups tell EU

European environmental groups have urged the EU Commission to stand firm on implementing the bloc's landmark anti-deforestation legislation — despite a backlash from governments in South America, Africa and some EU ministers.

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