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    UEFA to stick with Champions League reforms
    Dec09

    UEFA to stick with Champions League reforms

    NYON, Switzerland (AFP) – UEFA on Friday confirmed that they will push ahead with previously announced plans to reform the Champions League and will provide compensation for smaller leagues affected by the changes.European footballs governing body made the announcement after an executive committee meeting at their base in Nyon,...

    US, Russia, trade barbs at European security meeting
    Dec09

    US, Russia, trade barbs at European security meeting

    The Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) remained divided over the conflict in eastern Ukraine at the end of a two-day meeting in Hamburg, with the United States accusing Russia of blocking a resolution …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia’s energy minister: “Gazprom ready to supply gas to Ukraine”
    Dec09

    Russia’s energy minister: “Gazprom ready to supply gas to Ukraine”

    Ukraine is ready to purchase from 1.5 to 4 bln cubic meters of gas, the minister said. …read more Source: News.Az

    Ranked: Other Foreign-Policy Traditions Trump Could Upend
    Dec09

    Ranked: Other Foreign-Policy Traditions Trump Could Upend

    Donald Trump blindsided the world when he took a call from Taiwan’s president last weekend. It almost certainly won’t be his last bolt from the blue. Particularly for foreign policy matters, the U.S. president has tremendous power to uphold or overthrow traditions—such as the one where you don’t speak directly to the president...

    Obama’s Second Term Was a Complete Failure
    Dec09

    Obama’s Second Term Was a Complete Failure

    Every December, Chris Cillizza of the Washington Post picks the biggest political loser of the past year.In 2013, Cillizza’s selection was Barack Obama. He cited the botched rollout of Healthcare.gov, the NSA domestic-surveillance scandal, the IRS’s targeting of Tea Party groups, and the continuing questions about the...

    United’s Mkhitaryan breaks duck
    Dec09

    United’s Mkhitaryan breaks duck

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored his first Manchester United goal to set up a 2-0 win over Zorya Luhansk in Ukraine on Thursday and take Jose Mourinho’s side into the last 32 of the Europa League. United required only a point to secure progress from Group A but Mkhitaryan’s 48th-minute strike and a late Zlatan Ibrahimovic goal separated the...

    Ukrainian politician accused of €100m fraud
    Dec09

    Ukrainian politician accused of €100m fraud

    Ukraine police are investigating a man accused of cheating the state out of more than €100m. He denies all allegations. …read more Source:...

    Cruising Chelsea face West Brom, aim for cloud nine
    Dec09

    Cruising Chelsea face West Brom, aim for cloud nine

    Antonio Conte’s Chelsea juggernaut rolls back into action against West Bromwich Albion tomorrow with the Premier League leaders chasing a ninth consecutive win. Chelsea produced the most impressive display of their winning streak last weekend when they came from behind to win 3-1 at Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City. They have not won...

    Joshua eyes Klitschko prize in Molina bout
    Dec09

    Joshua eyes Klitschko prize in Molina bout

    World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua fights Eric Molina tonight, but all the talk this week has been about who the Briton could fight next. Joshua’s second defence of his IBF world crown might not be generating as much excitement and anticipation as his previous fights, but much is on the line. Should he prevail, Joshua will be set to...

    Le Clos breaks 100m fly world record
    Dec09

    Le Clos breaks 100m fly world record

    Chad le Clos, rebounding from what he considered a disappointing Rio Olympics, won his second gold of the Short Course Swimming World Championships on Thursday with a world record-setting victory in the 100m butterfly. The South African’s time of 48.08sec improved his own world record of 48.44, set at the previous edition of the...