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Serbian minister decries EU sanctions in Moscow visit

Serbia's interior minister met Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday in Moscow, AP reports, in a rare visit by a European state official since the Ukrainian war began. Alexsander Vulin said he told Lavrov that "Serbia is the only state in Europe that didn't introduce sanctions and was not part of the anti-Russian hysteria." Serbia is an EU accession country, but its pro-Moscow stance has angered many in Brussels.

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Greece's spy scandal must shake us out of complacency

The director of Amnesty International Greece on the political spying scandal that now threatens to bring down prime minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis. Activists and NGO staff work with the constant fear that they are being spied on.

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