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World Daily News – In Brief – Thursday 02/06/2022



EU gives Poland route to pandemic recovery cash

The European Commission has endorsed a plan paving the way for Poland to unlock billions in post-pandemic funds — despite little concrete movement yet on the rule-of-law concerns holding up the money.


Denmark to join EU defence policy after historic vote

Denmark will join the European Union’s defence policy after it held a referendum on Wednesday, final results showed

. AP (USA)

Earthquakes kill 4 people, damage houses in southwest China

Two earthquakes killed at least four people and damaged houses in southwestern China on Wednesday, authorities and state media said.


Gunman kills four in Oklahoma medical center, police say

A man armed with a rifle and a handgun killed four people inside a medical building in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Wednesday before fatally shooting himself, police said, in the latest of a series of mass shootings to rattle the United States.


Ecuador’s National Assembly removes its president from office

On Tuesday, May 31, Ecuador’s National Assembly (Parliament) dismissed its president, Guadalupe Llori -the first indigenous woman to reach that position- who has been accused of failing to fulfill her functions and allowing the discrediting of the chamber.