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Lithuania secures bounty for its farmers as EU leaders seal budget deal

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

EU leaders on Tuesday struck a deal on an economic recovery plan and the bloc’s next long-term budget after four days of intense negotiations. The deal that will see the EU issue 750 billion euros of joint debt to help member states hit by the coronavirus pandemic marks a historic step towards a deeper fiscal integration in Europe. EU leaders also approved the bloc’s 2021-2027 budget worth over 1.8 trillion…