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SUNS # 9129 Tuesday 2 June 2020
 
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Trade : Perils of US-India free trade agreement for Indian farmers (PRIV)
(Afsar Jafri, New Delhi)
On 24 February 2020, US President Donald Trump made a two-day presidential visit to India where he was expected to sign a bilateral free trade deal with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

COVID-19 : World leaders urged to act to avert "unimaginable devastation" (PRIV)
(IPS, New York)
Unless global leaders act now, the COVID-19 pandemic will cause unimaginable suffering and devastation around the world, the Secretary-General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres said on 28 May.

Mexico : Development banks fuel the fossil energy trade (PRIV)
(IPS, Mexico City)
Since 2012, Teresa Castellanos has fought the construction of a gas- fired power plant in Huexca, in the central Mexican state of Morelos, adjacent to the country's capital.


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