CETA: Investment-protection section hits another roadblock in Europe

EU trade deal, twice declared done, enduring bumpy ride to ratification.

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S&D member of European Parliament Bernd Lange speaks in the parliament on July 7 in Strasbourg, France.
Anca Gurzu
Published: Wednesday, 07/08/2015 7:40 pm EDT
Last Updated: Tuesday, 07/21/2015 7:16 pm EDT

BRUSSELS—Political opposition to the current negotiated version of the Canada-European Union trade deal has intensified today, with factions in the European Parliament threatening to reject the whole agreement unless the investment-protection provisions of the text are fully replaced.

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