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    Football: Immobile rescues Italy as Spain cruise
    Oct10

    Football: Immobile rescues Italy as Spain cruise

    PARIS (AFP) – Lazio striker Ciro Immobile grabbed an injury-time winner as four-time champions Italy snatched a 3-2 comeback win at Macedonia on Sunday, narrowly avoiding a World Cup qualifying embarrassment.Italy, who had needed a late penalty to salvage a point against Group G rivals Spain on Thursday, were staring at a shock defeat in...

    War prisoners languish in Ukraine conflict
    Oct10

    War prisoners languish in Ukraine conflict

    Eventually, he and 12 others were found by the rebel government’s Committee on POWs and transferred to a detention facility in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, the rebels’ main stronghold. […] allowed to call his wife, Lazarenko said the Cossacks had held him in a windowless basement where he could only lie down on sacks...

    Ukraine military postpones withdrawal from town, cites rebel shelling
    Oct10

    Ukraine military postpones withdrawal from town, cites rebel shelling

    STANYTSA LUHANSKA, Ukraine – Ukraine’s military on Sunday postponed a planned parallel withdrawal with pro-Russian separatists from Stanytsa Luhanska, a town on the eastern frontline, saying rebels had disregarded the agreement by firing artillery at… …read more Source:...

    Dominant Hosszu picks up five more victories
    Oct10

    Dominant Hosszu picks up five more victories

    Katinka Hosszu is a prime example of what an athlete can achieve if one pushes the limit. It’s amazing how the Hungarian competes in a bunch of events, but it’s even more astonishing when she clinches medals in every single one of them. After winning four gold and two silver medals on Day One of the FINA World Cup Series in Doha, the...

    Wales hopes hit Georgia hurdle
    Oct10

    Wales hopes hit Georgia hurdle

    Euro 2016 semi-finalists Wales were held to a disappointing 1-1 draw by Georgia in Cardiff yesterday as their push to reach a first World Cup since 1958 hit a roadblock. The draw followed a 2-2 stalemate against Austria four days ago as Chris Coleman’s side were left to regret not making the most of a host of chances in the first half. Real...

    Time to wake up to corruption reality in Ukraine
    Oct09

    Time to wake up to corruption reality in Ukraine

    Of the many foreign policy pots and pans left neglected on the next President’s stove, the one marked “Ukraine” may be ready to boil over. It is a goulash of bribery, theft, official corruption and even murder – and nothing is as it first… …read more Source: The...

    Cease-Fire in Ukraine Could Be at ‘Tipping Point’ as US, EU Spar With Russia Over Syria
    Oct09

    Cease-Fire in Ukraine Could Be at ‘Tipping Point’ as US, EU Spar With Russia Over Syria

    KYIV, Ukraine—The shaky cease-fire in eastern Ukraine has reached a “tipping point,” a high-level Ukrainian government official says. The official’s comments underscore how geopolitical events—from the war in Syria to the rise of nationalist parties across Europe—have tested international resolve to maintain sanctions on Russia. “There is...

    Ukraine military postpones withdrawal from town, cites rebel shelling
    Oct09

    Ukraine military postpones withdrawal from town, cites rebel shelling

    STANYTSA LUHANSKA, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military on Sunday postponed a planned parallel withdrawal with pro-Russian separatists from Stanytsa Luhanska, a town on the eastern frontline, saying rebels had disregarded the agreement by firing artillery at Ukrainian positions. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine military postpones withdrawal from town, cites rebel shelling
    Oct09

    Ukraine military postpones withdrawal from town, cites rebel shelling

    STANYTSA LUHANSKA, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military on Sunday postponed a planned parallel withdrawal with pro-Russian separatists from Stanytsa Luhanska, a town on the eastern frontline, saying rebels had disregarded the agreement by firing artillery at Ukrainian positions. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine military postpones withdrawal from town, cites rebel shelling
    Oct09

    Ukraine military postpones withdrawal from town, cites rebel shelling

    Ukraine’s military on Sunday postponed a planned parallel withdrawal with pro-Russian separatists from Stanytsa Luhanska, a town on the eastern frontline, saying rebels had disregarded the agreement by firing artillery at Ukrainian positions. …read more Source: Channel...