The Globalist

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29 July 2021

Episode 2575

60 minutes

We discuss the creation of a “mini-Schengen” common-travel area in the Balkans. Plus: we analyse what the expansion of China’s nuclear arsenal means for the rest of the world and why the US is persevering with its travel ban on most foreign citizens.

29 July 2021

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A Balkans Schengen

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The leader of Albania has compared working with the EU to Samuel Beckett’s play ‘Waiting for Godot’. Today he will press ahead with launching a “mini-Schengen” with Serbia and North Macedonia. Monocle’s Guy De Launey explains.

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