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European Central Bank chief Christine Lagarde on Tuesday praised EU leaders for agreeing on a huge recovery plan for their coronavirus-ravaged economies, saying it showed the bloc “steps up and comes together” in times of crisis.

After four days and four nights of wrangling, European Union…

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