18 May 2020

Europe correspondent Seamus Kearney

From Nine To Noon, 9:50 am on 18 May 2020

The EU grapples with how to reopen its internal borders. The European Commission has a plan, but there are fears people will simply stay at home, putting further pressure on the summer tourist season.

And Hungary is under fire over the use of emergency laws, with an urgent debate held in the European Parliament over concern Hungary’s unlimited emergency powers go against EU rules and are a threat to democracy.

Chineese tourists wear face mask near the Louvre Museum in Paris, France, on 26 January 2020. (Photo by Jerome Gilles/NurPhoto)

Photo: AFP