EU leaders meet to haggle over COVID recovery money

Start: 17 Jul 2020 06:01 GMT

End: 17 Jul 2020 08:15 GMT

BRUSSELS – The 27 national EU leaders arrive for their first in person meeting in months to haggle over the bloc’s proposed 1.1 trillion euro budget for 2021-27 and an accompanying 750 billion euro recovery fund meant to help kickstart European economies battered by the coronavirus pandemic.

SCHEDULE:

0600GMT – EU leaders arrive, deliver statements

0800GMT – EU leaders gather in meeting room

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BROADCAST: NONE

DIGITAL: NONE

Source: REUTERS/ EUROPEAN UNION

Aspect Ratio: 16:9

Location: Belgium

Topic: Politics / International Affairs

Audio: NATURAL / VARIOUS EUROPEAN LANGUAGES

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