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    Germany waiting for Mueller to rediscover goal-scoring form
    Jun20

    Germany waiting for Mueller to rediscover goal-scoring form

    Thomas Mueller smiles during a press conference after a training session of the German national soccer team at their base camp of the German national soccer team in Evian-Les-Bains, France, Sunday, June 19, 2016. Photo: AP EVIAN-LES-BAINS: Thomas Mueller has yet to click at the European Championship and Germany looks far from convincing as it...

    European Union to Extend Russia Sanctions, Divided Over Next Steps
    Jun20

    European Union to Extend Russia Sanctions, Divided Over Next Steps

    From ASHARQ AL-AWSAT. The European Union was divided on Monday over how to end a stalemate with Moscow over the crisis in Ukraine. … continue reading European Union to Extend Russia Sanctions, Divided Over Next Steps …read more Source: ASHARQ...

    The Latest: Puma says Switzerland shirts were defective
    Jun20

    The Latest: Puma says Switzerland shirts were defective

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer’s European Championship (all times local): ___ 5:40 p.m. Puma says Switzerland’s players were wearing defective shirts in the match against France, and that’s why they ripped so easily at the European Championship. The sports apparel company, which sponsors Usain Bolt, apologized to the Swiss...

    China Boosts Role in Russian Oil Sector
    Jun20

    China Boosts Role in Russian Oil Sector

    China is seeking unprecedented access to Russia’s energy sector with a demand for a management role in the state-owned oil company Rosneft. In an interview with Rossiya-24 television on May 30, the chairman of China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC), Wang Yilin, raised the prospect of buying a large block of Rosneft shares in the...

    EU to extend Russia sanctions, divided over next steps
    Jun20

    EU to extend Russia sanctions, divided over next steps

    LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) – The European Union was divided on Monday over how to end a stand-off with Moscow over the crisis in Ukraine, as Britain called for governments to maintain their tough stance and Slovakia said the current sanctions policy was untenable. …read more Source: The...

    EU to extend Russia sanctions, divided over next steps
    Jun20

    EU to extend Russia sanctions, divided over next steps

    LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) – The European Union was divided on Monday over how to end a stand-off with Moscow over the crisis in Ukraine, as Britain called for governments to maintain their tough stance and Slovakia said the current sanctions policy was untenable. …read more Source:...

    Shocking News for the US Army: They Might Lose the Wars of the Future
    Jun20

    Shocking News for the US Army: They Might Lose the Wars of the Future

    Dan Goure Security, Russia, China and others are catching up–a big problem for sure. The U.S. Army once was superior to every potential adversary in terms of combat power, what it called overmatch. This is no longer entirely true. In the future battlefields, the Army will face enemies that will be extremely lethal, more numerous, fighting...

    UNHCR in Belarus to examine Belarusian attitudes towards refugees
    Jun20

    UNHCR in Belarus to examine Belarusian attitudes towards refugees

    Belarusians treat well those who come to their country and who need help. I have traveled to the regions and seen how Belarusians help and support forced migrants from Ukraine, nationals of other states, for example from Syria, Jean-Yves Bouchardy noted. …read more Source:...

    Candidates’ Commitment to Human Rights Should Play Crucial Role in UN Secretary-General Election
    Jun20

    Candidates’ Commitment to Human Rights Should Play Crucial Role in UN Secretary-General Election

    Image: United Nations. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com As the world watches Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump compete for the U.S. presidency, another important election campaign is under way that could have a huge impact on human rights internationally — the jockeying to succeed Ban Ki-moon as head of the United Nations. Over the past few years,...

    EU prolongs sanctions on Russia
    Jun20

    EU prolongs sanctions on Russia

    Those sanctions are prolonged by 6 months, but a discussion is needed to be able to move forward in case there are concrete steps. …read more Source:...