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EU sanctions not to affect Slovakia

The daily paper Pravda quotes an unnamed European Commission source as saying the sanctions the EU is likely to take tomorrow to protect its steel market will not affect Slovakia or other candidate countries.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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