Belarus aviation piracy: is the EU playing catch-up on foreign policy?

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    France 24’s correspondent, Dave Keating, tells us about the managing of a united #foreignpolicy within the EU. Is unanimity still a viable decision making procedure in the EU council? The #Belarus 🇧🇾 situation is beginning to put a strain on traditional nation-state foreign policy towards the Eastern-European country and Russia.

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