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Europe Sees Deeper Slump in New Warning on Uneven Virus Hit

  • EU forecasts 8.7% euro-area slump in 2020, 6.1% growth in 2021
  • Divergences between countries will be more pronounced
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Europe’s economy will suffer more than previously estimated this year and take longer to recover because of a slow easing of coronavirus restrictions, according to the bloc’s executive arm.