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Šefčovič: strategic autonomy must be part of policy analysis

EU Commission vice-president Maroš Šefčovič said on Tuesday that so-called "strategic autonomy" should become "an integral part" of the impact assessments that the EU executive prepares in the context of new policies and investments. "I think that it is quite clear that this unjustified military aggression is putting the green and digital transformation into also security perspective," said Šefčovič after a meeting with ministers in Luxembourg.

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Right of Reply: Hungarian government

The government in Budapest responds to EUobserver opinion piece "Are Orban's Covid powers now the 'new normal' in Hungary?"

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