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Euronews 7 Jul 2020

UK announces sanctions: New policy targets individuals from Russia, North Korea & Myanmar

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UK announces sanctions: New policy targets individuals from Russia, North Korea & Myanmar


Targetting human rights violators - the UK sanctions 47 people including the suspected killers of Jamal Khashoggi.
North Korea is threatening to send troops to the demilitarized border zones separating it from South Korea, as tensions rise between the two neighboring countries.This comes just one day after North Korea demolished a liaison office used for official meetings between both countries. CBS News foreign correspondent Ramy Inocencio has the latest.
The United Kingdom government has announced a $37bn mini-budget.
It is aimed at saving jobs and pumping new life into an economy battered by the coronavirus pandemic.

Al Jazeera's Jonah Hull reports from Bognor Regis in West Sussex, UK.
Pubs, hairdressers and cinemas are among the businesses preparing to reopen from 4 July in England after the prime minister's easing of lockdown rules today.

Many welcomed Boris Johnson's decision to reduce the social distancing rule from two metres to "one metre plus".

Others worry about how they will survive with reduced capacity as the government winds down its furlough scheme.

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