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Poland buys missiles from US amid Russia tensions

The US State Department on Monday approved the sale of 40 AGM 158-missiles to Warsaw. The weapons can strike targets up to 250 miles away, further than the distance from Poland to Russia’s western border. There was no immediate comment from the Kremlin.

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EU clashes over protection of workers exposed to asbestos

EU parliament is calling for more protection for workers exposed to asbestos, the main cause of workplace fatalities in the EU, while member states remain more cautious and will call for a review of its mandate.

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