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    Boxing: Joshua at his heaviest for Klitschko clash
    Apr29

    Boxing: Joshua at his heaviest for Klitschko clash

    LONDON (AFP) – Anthony Joshua weighed in at a career-heaviest for his eagerly anticipated showdown against Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday.The Briton tipped the scales at 17 stones 12lbs 2oz (113.4 kg) ahead of facing Klitschko for two versions of the world heavyweight title in front of 90,000 spectators at Londons Wembley Stadium.Joshua,...

    New Report Suggests Russia’s Enclave of Kaliningrad Might Need to be Militarily ‘Neutralized’
    Apr29

    New Report Suggests Russia’s Enclave of Kaliningrad Might Need to be Militarily ‘Neutralized’

    Michael Peck Security, Europe Would NATO do it in time of war? Russia is not happy over a new RAND Corporation study that suggests the Russian city of Kaliningrad—the former German city of Königsberg—might need to be militarily “neutralized.” “Just Try It,” warned the headline of a Sputnik News article on the RAND study, which Sputnik described...

    Ukraine Charges Russian Arrest Warrant For Yatsenyuk ‘Politically Motivated’
    Apr29

    Ukraine Charges Russian Arrest Warrant For Yatsenyuk ‘Politically Motivated’

    Ukraine charged on April 28 that Russia’s effort to have international authorities arrest and extradite former Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk is “politically motivated.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    (2nd LD) S. Korea promoted to top championship in men’s hockey
    Apr29

    (2nd LD) S. Korea promoted to top championship in men’s hockey

    (ATTN: ADDS comments in paras 10-11, 23-24) SEOUL, April 29 (Yonhap) — South Korea has earned a promotion to the top-flight competition in men’s international hockey for the first time. South Korea beat host Ukraine 2-1 in the shoot-out to finish …read more Source: Yonhap News...

    (LEAD) S. Korea promoted to top championship in men’s hockey
    Apr29

    (LEAD) S. Korea promoted to top championship in men’s hockey

    (ATTN: ADDS photos, details) SEOUL, April 29 (Yonhap) — South Korea has earned a promotion to the top-flight competition in men’s international hockey for the first time. South Korea beat host Ukraine 2-1 in the shoot-out to finish in second plac …read more Source: Yonhap News...

    “Family man” Anthony Joshua has baby son’s name sewn into boot as he seeks inspiration before title fight
    Apr29

    “Family man” Anthony Joshua has baby son’s name sewn into boot as he seeks inspiration before title fight

    The heavyweight champ, who faces Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium, is on course to become the world’s first boxing billionaire …read more Source:...

    Joshua at his heaviest for Klitschko slugfest
    Apr29

    Joshua at his heaviest for Klitschko slugfest

    Anthony Joshua weighed in at a career-heaviest for his eagerly anticipated showdown against Wladimir Klitschko today. The Briton tipped the scales at 17 stones 12lbs 2oz (113.4 kg) ahead of facing Klitschko for two versions of the world heavyweight title in front of 90,000 spectators at London’s Wembley Stadium. Joshua, 27, was ten pounds...

    Beeline together with Children`s Development Fund summed up results  of contest within framework of joint program "The Power of the  Children`s Word"
    Apr29

    Beeline together with Children`s Development Fund summed up results  of contest within framework of joint program "The Power of the  Children`s Word"

    ArmInfo.Beeline with the Children’s Development Fund summed up the results of the competition held within the framework of the joint program “The Power of the Children’s Word,” awarding the winners with gifts and letters of credit. As the press service of the company told ArmInfo, the award ceremony took place in the...

    Libya captures two oil-smuggling tankers after firefight
    Apr29

    Libya captures two oil-smuggling tankers after firefight

    (Reuters) Libyan naval forces captured two vessels suspected of smuggling oil from the North African country after gun battles lasting several hours west of the capital Tripoli, a spokesman for the service said on Friday. Libyan forces frequently capture vessels smuggling oil and arms off the coast and the North African state has become a haven...

    Germany says Reviving G-8 with Russia ‘Not Up For Debate’
    Apr29

    Germany says Reviving G-8 with Russia ‘Not Up For Debate’

    BERLIN – The German government says there are no plans to invite Russia to return to the club of leading industrialized nations. Russia was kicked out of the G-8 after its 2014 annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region and assistance for pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. A spokesman for Chancellor Angela Merkel says “a change to...