EEC cash still frozen

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EEC cash still frozen - EEC cash still frozen From Derek Brown in...
EEC cash still frozen From Derek Brown in Brussels The EEC Commission yesterday narrowly failed to outmanoeuvre the European Parliament in its running battle to fund the Common Agricultural Policy. The Parliament's Budget Committee voted down, by a majority of one, a Commission plea to unfreeze 210 million urgently needed for advance payments to farmers. The money is needed to help to distil unwanted wine, store unsold milk, and destroy surplus fruit and vegetables. Beef and lamb and olive oil producers could also be affected if the Commission has to delay payments. The tnnnpv was talrpti nut nf the agricultural budget six I months ago,

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  1. The Guardian,
  2. 07 Jun 1984, Thu,
  3. Page 8

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