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14th Apr 2024

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Donors pledge €1.5bn to Ukraine's war effort

Donors at an international conference in Denmark pledged over €1.5bn to boost Ukraine's military capabilities in its war against Russia. The pledges were made by 26 countries. "We are not getting tired. We are increasing the amount of aid to Ukraine," said Ben Wallace, UK's secretary of state for defence, who-costed the conference alongside with Danish defence minister Morten Bødskov.

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UK-EU deal on Gibraltar only 'weeks away'

EU and UK negotiators said that a new post-Brexit settlement for Gibraltar was just weeks away from completion following four-way talks in Brussels on Friday (12 April).

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Calling time on Amazon's monopolism and exploitation

As Amazon's founder Jeff Bezos just reclaimed the title of the richest person on Earth, its workers cannot even take a bathroom break under the pressure of meeting inhumane performance targets.

Resist backlash on deforestation law, green groups tell EU

European environmental groups have urged the EU Commission to stand firm on implementing the bloc's landmark anti-deforestation legislation — despite a backlash from governments in South America, Africa and some EU ministers.

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