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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.
The following news were found among the most mentioned/retweeted items:
Lockdown-related hashtags such as #Lockdown2 or #CouvreFeu trended on Twitter.
European Commission President von der Leyen went into self-isolation after a member of her office tested positive (twitter).
The most mentioned English sources were the New York Times, CNN, Breitbart and BBC.
Infobae, El País, RT (Spanish Version) and El Mundo, and Le Monde and Le Parisien were among the most mentioned Spanish and French sources, respectively.
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