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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:
The hashtags #cancelstudentdebt and #studentdebtstimulus continue to be used amid discussions on student debt in the US (nbcnews).
The most mentioned English sources were the Washington Post, the New York Times, CNN, the Guardian and Youtube.
Infobae, El Confidencial, El Diario, El País and RT (Spanish Version) and Le Parisien and Le Monde were among the most mentioned Spanish and French sources, respectively.
Antonio Guterres (United Nations, Secretary General):
"It is my belief that the World Health Organization must be supported, as it is absolutely critical to the world’s efforts to win the war against COVID-19"; "It is also not the time to reduce the resources for the operations of the World Health Organization or any other humanitarian organization in the fight against the virus".
Richard Horton (the Lancet, Editor-in-chief):
"President Trump’s decision to defund WHO is simply this—a crime against humanity. Every scientist, every health worker, every citizen must resist and rebel against this appalling betrayal of global solidarity".
Fact checked: fear mongering
Fact checked: spread of the disease
Fact checked: conspiracy theories
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