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2nd Jun 2020

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EU threatens to withhold Bosnia aid

The European Commission has said it will block €47mn of aid for Bosnia because it has not implemented a law on minorities or created a single body to liaise with the Union, as promised. Brussels noted the penalty procedure could be stopped if it delivers on the minority law quickly.

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Beethoven vs Virus: How his birthplace Bonn is coping

Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Bonn cancelled Beethoven: the much-anticipated 'Beethovenfest', as well as numerous concerts, exhibits and theatre performances were called off, some of the events were rescheduled for 2021.

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