EU backs UN call for global ceasefire to allow world to focus on pandemic


Reuters Sanctions should not stop the delivery of medical equipment and supplies to countries trying to contain outbreaks of coronavirus, the European Union (EU)?s top diplomat has said. Josep Borrell, the EU?s high representative for foreign affairs, made his comments in a declaration on Friday in which he backed the UN?s call for an immediate global ceasefire to allow the world to focus on the pandemic, reported The Guardian.