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Many European Countries Begin Reopening Borders to Each Other

Europe is taking a big step toward a new normality as many countries open borders to fellow Europeans after three months of coronavirus lockdowns — but even though Europeans love their summer vacations, it’s not clear how many are ready to travel again.

Source: Time

Switzerland organises humanitarian aid flight to Venezuela

Switzerland has flown nearly 100 tonnes of relief aid, mainly medical supplies, to Venezuela to help with the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. The Swiss government chartered a cargo plane to support the efforts of nine organisations – United Nations agencies, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and NGOs – which had gathered supplies worth CHF2 million ($2.1 million) to help people in Venezuela.