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Salmonella food poisoning on rise in Europe

Salmonella food poisoning has grown three percent in the EU since 2014, reported the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) on Tuesday. "The increase shown by our surveillance data is worrying," said ECDC chief scientist Mike Catchpole. There were 94,530 human cases of salmonellosis reported in 2016, mostly associated with the consumption of eggs, egg products and poultry meat.

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EU and Japan wave light in Trump's 'darkness'

EU leaders and Japanese prime minister signed a series of agreements, including the EU's biggest trade deal ever, designed as an answer to the disruption of the world order by the US president.

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