Sky News Breakfast: EU explores Belarus sanctions and Spain welcomes visitors from UK

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    On the menu for Monday:

    – EU leaders meet to discuss sanctions against Belarus, after a flight carrying an opposition journalist was forced to land.

    – Spain says it’s now open to British visitors, but will the UK’s amber warning deter tourists?

    – The dogs trained to smell COVID-19 and help stop the spread of the virus.

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