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The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
This media surveillance collects articles reported through publicly available web sites.
It is created with the Europe Media Monitor (EMM).
The selection and placement of stories are determined automatically by a computer program.
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) remains a mayor news topic, with 80 thousand articles per day on Wednesday (in 70 languages, as detected by MEDISYS).
The following news were found among the most mentioned/retweeted items:
The hashtag #trumpknew was trending due to Bob Woodward’s new book "Rage" (nytimes).
The hashtag #astrazena was trending after the temporary pause of the Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine had been announced.
The most mentioned English sources were CNN, the Washington Post, the New York Times, New York Post, Politico and Mother Jones.
El Diario, RT (Spanish Version) and La Nación, and Le Monde and Le Parisien were among the most mentioned Spanish and French sources, respectively.
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