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COVID-19: Spain sees highest youth unemployment rate in EU as pandemic hits hard

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The country was already experiencing worrying levels of unemployed young people but the pandemic has only served to exacerbate these figures.

Added on the 24/09/2020 07:29:31 - Copyright : Euronews EN

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