McCarthy avoids US government shutdown
Roula Khalaf, Editor of the FT, selects her favourite stories in this weekly newsletter.
US lawmakers were able to avert a shutdown over the weekend, Slovakia’s election results are adding pressure to the EU’s unity around the war in Ukraine, and Brazil says its oil exploration and green ambitions aren’t contradictory.
Clips: CNN, AP
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