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    Boxing: Fury ‘medically unfit’ to defend title: management
    Sep24

    Boxing: Fury ‘medically unfit’ to defend title: management

    LONDON (AFP) – Britains controversial world heavyweight champion Tyson Furys title rematch with Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko has been called off for a second time as the titleholder is medically unfit to fight, his camp said.The 28-year-old champion — who sensationally took the title off long-time holder Klitschko last year —...

    Canada ‘mistreated’ failed refugee claimant to point of attempted suicide, lawyer says in plea to PM
    Sep24

    Canada ‘mistreated’ failed refugee claimant to point of attempted suicide, lawyer says in plea to PM

    In a “desperate plea” Friday to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, counsel for Vladyslav Zadorozhnyi, 15, said the “mentally vulnerable” failed refugee claimant has been “mistreated” by Canada to the point of attempted suicide, and his scheduled deportation to Ukraine on Sunday — the second in as many weeks — would be a death sentence. The first time...

    Watch Ukrainian Politicians Fight After TV Debate
    Sep24

    Watch Ukrainian Politicians Fight After TV Debate

    Lawmaker Volodymyr Parasyuk attacked former deputy PM Oleksandr Vilkul and then vandalized his car for good measure. …read more Source:...

    Guardiola thinks he’s ‘God’, snipes Toure’s agent
    Sep24

    Guardiola thinks he’s ‘God’, snipes Toure’s agent

    LONDON (AFP) – Four-time African Player of the Year Yaya Toures chances of ever playing for Manchester City again diminished further Friday after his fiery agent launched another withering attack on club manager Pep Guardiola.Guardiola had said earlier this week Toure would not play for the club until his agent Dimitri Seluk apologised for...

    Fury ‘medically unfit’ to defend title – management
    Sep24

    Fury ‘medically unfit’ to defend title – management

    LONDON – Britain’s controversial world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury’s title rematch with Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko has been called off for a second time as the titleholder is “medically unfit to fight”, his camp said. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    11 killed from alcohol poisoning in Ukraine
    Sep24

    11 killed from alcohol poisoning in Ukraine

    At least 11 people aged between 27 and 60 years have died in the past two days from alcohol poisoning in Ukraines eastern Kharkov region, authorities said on Friday (Sept. 23) The Prosecutors Office in Kharkov region said … …read more Source: ANTARA...

    Trump foreign policy advisor reportedly being probed for ties to Russia
    Sep24

    Trump foreign policy advisor reportedly being probed for ties to Russia

    Officials are concerned that Carter Page has spoken with the Kremlin about lifting economic sanctions on Russia, Yahoo said. …read more Source:...

    Syria Cease-Fire Collapse Highlights How Far US-Russia Relations Have Fallen
    Sep23

    Syria Cease-Fire Collapse Highlights How Far US-Russia Relations Have Fallen

    KYIV, Ukraine—The story is depressingly familiar. On Friday, the cease-fire in Syria, which was brokered by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov, collapsed as Russian and Syrian warplanes resumed their scorched earth airstrike campaign in Aleppo. “Russia has no vested interest in stability in the Middle...

    Russia FM: Cease-fire agreement must be preserved
    Sep23

    Russia FM: Cease-fire agreement must be preserved

    The war has killed as many as a half-million people, contributed to Europe’s worst refugee crisis since World War II, and allowed the Islamic State group to emerge as a global terror threat. Lavrov depicted his country’s military assistance to Assad as the one positive counterweight to the chaos, saying it prevented “the...

    Russia FM: Cease-fire agreement must be preserved
    Sep23

    Russia FM: Cease-fire agreement must be preserved

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Friday laid the blame for a “bleeding Middle East and North Africa” on the U.S. and its allies, in a speech to the U.N. General Assembly smacking of the kind of rhetoric that reflected the state of superpower relations during the Cold War. In wide-ranging comments, Lavrov depicted...