02.04. The global economy could shrink by 1 percent this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This figure may increase if restrictions on economic activity continue to apply in the third quarter, while household incomes decline, the UN economists forecast.
02.04. NATO plans to increase political and practical support for Ukraine. These are additional measures to the support package already provided by the Alliance to Ukraine and Georgia (training, participation in various programs, training and training programs provided by NATO).
02.04. Thirteen European governments said they are ‘deeply concerned’ about the risk of violations of rule of law, democracy and fundamental rights, in a stab at Hungary’s recent emergency measures giving the government wide powers, including the right to rule by decree.