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The EU should freeze the EU assets of all those involved in the serious violations of human rights in Venezuela and restrict their access to EU territory, MEPs urged on Wednesday.

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A substantial increase in funding for the next Erasmus+ budget would unlock its full potential; regional or social funds can be used to increase grants.


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