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epa08406100 European Council President Charles Michel (L) speaks during a media conference after an EU-Western Balkans videoconference summit at the EU Council building in Brussels, Belgium, 06 May 2020. European Union leaders sought Wednesday to reassure their counterparts from six Balkans countries that the bloc remains the volatile region's most important partner, particularly as the coronavirus hits their societies, ravaging health care systems and economies. EPA-EFE/Olivier Matthys / POOL

Why the coronavirus crisis is still a moment of opportunity for the European Union