EU calls meeting to try to unblock Canada trade deal
The European Union summoned envoys from its member states to an emergency meeting in Brussels to seek a last-minute resolution to Belgian difficulties holding up a trade deal with Canada, diplomats said. All 28 EU governments support the planned Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, but Belgium cannot give its assent without backing from five sub-federal administrations and the Wallonia region has steadfastly opposed it.
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