“Brussels” in the news

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The Guardian
· EU leaders will intervene in Brexit talks in autumn, says German official  
Daniel Boffey in Brussels
The Japan Times
· U.K.-Japan trade deal faces hurdles despite good intentions  
Virtual meetings on a new free trade agreement between the U.K. and Japan will begin shortly, but little of substance may be achieved due to the lack of progress on the key talks in Brussels, which will bear heavily on minds in Tokyo.
Japan Today
· EU, China postpone September summit due to pandemic  
China's efforts to woo some EU countries through economic cooperation programs have also caused unease in Brussels.
The China Post
· EU, China postpone September summit due to pandemic  
China’s efforts to woo some EU countries through economic cooperation programs have also caused unease in Brussels.
The Guardian
· Prepare for 1980s-level unemployment, former chancellors warn  
All three former chancellors warned Boris Johnson of the mounting risks of failing to reach a trade deal with Brussels before the end of the Brexit transition at the end of this year.
The Guardian
· Single market holds key to unlocking Brexit impasse  
It is something of an understatement to say that the talks between London and Brussels are not going well.
Al Jazeera
· Mapping anti-racism solidarity protests around the world  
Buenos Aires, Argentina; Perth, Australia; Sydney, Australia; Brussels, Belgium; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Calgary, Canada; Fredericton, Canada; Halifax, Canada; Moncton, Canada; Montreal, Canada; Ottawa, Canada; Peterborough, Canada; Saskatoon, Canada; Toronto, Canada; Vancouver, Canada; Copenhagen, Denmark; Bordeaux, France; Paris, France; Berlin, Germany; Munich, Germany; Athens, Greece; Thessaloniki, Greece; Mashhad, Iran; Dublin, Ireland; Tel Aviv, Israel; Haifa, Israel; East Jerusalem, Palestine; Milan, Italy; Rome, Italy; Tokyo, Japan; Nairobi, Kenya; Mexico City, Mexico; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Groningen, Netherlands; The Hague, Netherlands; Auckland, New Zealand; Wellington, New Zealand; Christchurch, New Zealand; Dunedin, New Zealand; Tauranga, New Zealand; Abuja, Nigeria; Lagos, Nigeria; Bratislava, Slovakia; Barcelona, Spain; Geneva, Switzerland; Zurich, Switzerland; Istanbul, Turkey; Liverpool, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; Manchester, United Kingdom; Derry, United Kingdom; Belfast, United Kingdom; Cardiff, Wales.
The Guardian
· Bank of England urges lenders to bolster no-deal Brexit plans  
Britain wants binding commitments from the EU on financial market access to avoid the country’s finance industry suddenly being cut off from the bloc – a request Brussels had rejected, EU officials and diplomats said on Tuesday.
Malay Mail
· Bank of England tells banks to step up no-deal Brexit plans, reports Sky  
Britain wants binding commitments from the EU on financial market access to avoid the country’s finance industry suddenly being cut off from the bloc, a request Brussels has rejected, EU officials and diplomats said yesterday.
The Age
· 'Dangerous': Around the world, police chokeholds are being scrutinised  
Police detain a woman during a yellow vest protest with other groups in Brussels in May, 2019.Credit:AP