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EU Unlikely to Split 6th Package of Russia Sanctions to Exclude Oil Embargo - Source

Urdu Point 13 May 2022
The source noted that such step was "very unlikely," adding that the EU is optimistic that a solution for Hungary can be found during the weekend so the package can be fully adopted by the EU Foreign Affairs Council (FAC) on Monday. "Both sides (EU and Hungary) are gradually taking steps back.
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Giro d’Italia: Stephen Roche’s ‘Judas’ attack will never be repeated in sport now chained to logic

The Times/The Sunday Times 13 May 2022
A week ago the Giro d’Italia started its 3445-kilometre journey in Budapest and after spending the weekend in Hungary, the entire circus was packed up ...
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EXPLAINER: Why is Hungary blocking sanctions on Russian oil?

Scottsbluff StarHerald 10 May 2022
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — As the European Union tries to impose sanctions on Russian oil over the war in Ukraine, Hungary has emerged as one of the biggest obstacles to unanimous support needed from the bloc's 27 member nations ... WHAT IS HUNGARY SAYING? ... Besides Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic are asking for years to phase out Russian oil.
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Proposal to ban EU-tankers transporting Russian oil halted by Greek shipowners

Greek City Times 10 May 2022
The upcoming sanctions package against Russian oil exports is set to be softened by the European Union after a weekend of wrangling and division between bloc members ... EU countries are still debating the sixth package, with diplomats trying to overcome objections from Hungary to a proposed ban on Russian oil.
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EU rejects ban on shipping Russian crude — media

Russia Today 09 May 2022
EU countries are still debating the sixth package, with diplomats seeking to overcome objections voiced by Hungary to a proposed ban on Russian oil. They were unable to reach a deal over the weekend ... The measure is expected to give several member states, including Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic, extra time to comply with the measure ... .
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EU drops plan to stop tankers moving Russian oil anywhere

Independent online (SA) 09 May 2022
The European Union is set to soften its sanctions package on Russian oil exports after a weekend of wrangling, though it aims to keep a key shipping provision that will hinder Moscow's ability to export its crude ... They were unable to reach a deal over the weekend.
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The Hill’s Morning Report — Abortion tops agenda as lawmakers return

The Hill 09 May 2022
Lawmakers return to Capitol Hill this week for a two-week stretch to deal with a potpourri of issues, headlined by the Democratic response to the leaked opinion draft by the Supreme Court that could precipitate the end of Roe v ... Sen ... Hungary refused to sign off on oil sanctions over the weekend and talks continue today (Axios and The New York Times).
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EU tweaks Russia oil sanctions plan in bid to win over reluctant states — sources ...

Arab News 06 May 2022
The European Commission proposed changes to its planned embargo on Russian oil to give Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic more time to shift their energy supplies, EU sources said, although failed to reach a breakthrough on Friday ... But Hungary and other EU member states said they were worried about the impact on their own economies.
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Giro d'Italia: Van der Poel triumphs, Girmay second, as Ewan falls in thrilling finish to stage one

Yahoo Daily News 06 May 2022
In this article: . Oops!. Something went wrong. Please try again later. More content below. Mathieu van der Poel. Dutch cyclist, cyclo-cross and road racing ... The Giro got under way in Hungary and remains in the country over the weekend, before the riders head to Italy for the remainder of the 21-stage, 3,445.6-kilometre race ... Girmay told Eurosport.
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Hungary, Slovakia to be allowed to buy Russian oil till end-2023Hungary, heavily dependent on Russian ...

Deccan Herald 04 May 2022
Hungary and Slovakia will be able to continue buying Russian crude oil until the end of 2023 under existing contracts, an EU source told Reuters on Wednesday, benefitting from exemptions from an oil embargo proposed by the European Commission ... The exception would concern existing contracts for crude oil signed by Hungary and Slovakia with Russia.
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Intuit to pay $141M settlement over ‘free’ TurboTax ads

The Associated Press 04 May 2022
The European Parliament launched an investigation last month into Pegasus spyware activities, including alleged cases of spying against Hungary, Poland and Greece. Rodríguez, the Cabinet spokeswoman, said the government found out only last weekend that the cellphones of Sánchez and Robles had been targeted last year ... .
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Kansas gamer pleads guilty for role in fatal ‘swatting’ case

The Associated Press 04 May 2022
The European Parliament launched an investigation last month into Pegasus spyware activities, including alleged cases of spying against Hungary, Poland and Greece. Rodríguez, the Cabinet spokeswoman, said the government found out only last weekend that the cellphones of Sánchez and Robles had been targeted last year ... .
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Gamblers bet $492M in February, Arizona gets $670,000 in tax

The Associated Press 04 May 2022
The European Parliament launched an investigation last month into Pegasus spyware activities, including alleged cases of spying against Hungary, Poland and Greece. Rodríguez, the Cabinet spokeswoman, said the government found out only last weekend that the cellphones of Sánchez and Robles had been targeted last year ... .
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Spain govt says it has nothing to hide in spyware scandals

Beaumont Enterprise 03 May 2022
The European Parliament launched an investigation last month into Pegasus spyware activities, including alleged cases of spying against Hungary, Poland and Greece. Rodríguez, the Cabinet spokeswoman, said the government found out only last weekend that the cellphones of Sánchez and Robles had been targeted last year.
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EPA recommends against reissuing permit for PolyMet mine

The Associated Press 03 May 2022
The European Parliament launched an investigation last month into Pegasus spyware activities, including alleged cases of spying against Hungary, Poland and Greece. Rodríguez, the Cabinet spokeswoman, said the government found out only last weekend that the cellphones of Sánchez and Robles had been targeted last year ... .

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