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14th Aug 2020

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No Tomorrowland or other festivals in Belgium this summer

Belgium's prime minister Sophie Wilmès announced on Wednesday the country's lockdown will remain in place until 3 May. After that date, the measures to fight the coronavirus will be eased gradually. She also said that large events will not be allowed until 31 August. This means that music festivals like Tomorrowland, attracting 400,000 people from all over the world every year, need to be cancelled.

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Drums of war again, in Europe

Just a few weeks ago, as Europeans in several countries put their furious debates about masks and corona appsinto higher gear, Turkey and Greece almost came to blows in the Aegean Sea.

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