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    EU Releases Details on Extended Sanctions Against Russia
    Jun19

    EU Releases Details on Extended Sanctions Against Russia

    The European Union on Saturday published details of its decision extending sanctions against Russia for its 2014 takeover of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula, saying it continues to oppose the “illegal ann …read more Source: Big News...

    EU Releases Details on Extended Sanctions Against Russia

    The European Union on Saturday published details of its decision extending sanctions against Russia for its 2014 takeover of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula, saying it continues to oppose the “illegal annexation … and does not recognize it.” The extended penalties include asset freezes and visa bans against nearly 150 Russians...

    Nigeria Ranked 15th Most Dangerous Country In The World 2016 (See Full List)
    Jun19

    Nigeria Ranked 15th Most Dangerous Country In The World 2016 (See Full List)

    Global Peace Index has released a report on global ranking of countries according to their level of danger. Some African countries are among the most affected by war, terrorism and political instability. Nigeria was ranked the 15th most dangerous country in the world. This year’s report, published on June 8 by the Institute for Economics...

    Putin wants to work with Liberal government
    Jun18

    Putin wants to work with Liberal government

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says he wants to work with Canada’s new Liberal government to improve relations, but he won’t say how. Putin said Friday relations between Canada and Russia have a chance to be re-established after the new prime minister came to power, as he recalled meeting Justin Trudeau at last fall’s G20...

    Belgian Police Arrested 12 People In Overnight Counter-terrorism Raids
    Jun18

    Belgian Police Arrested 12 People In Overnight Counter-terrorism Raids

    Belgian police arrested 12 suspects in a major anti-terror operation overnight on Friday, amid increased security alerts in Belgium and France around the Euro 2016 soccer tournament and just three months after extremist bombers wrought carnage in Brussels.On Saturday, following the raids, Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel chaired a meeting of...

    Croatia, Turkey face UEFA action over crowd trouble
    Jun18

    Croatia, Turkey face UEFA action over crowd trouble

    Croatia players celebrate in front of fans at full time of the Group D match between Turkey and Croatia in EURO 2016 – on June June 12. Photo: Reuters PARIS: UEFA said on Saturday it had opened disciplinary proceedings against the soccer federations of Croatia and Turkey for crowd trouble during two games at the Euro 2016 tournament in France...

    German concern switches from defence to offense at Euro 2016
    Jun18

    German concern switches from defence to offense at Euro 2016

    File – Germany’s Joachim Loew during an International friendly against Hungary at Gelsenkirchen, Germany on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Photo: Reuters EVIAN-LES-BAINS: Concerns regarding defensive frailties from Germany’s opening game at the European Championship have been replaced by worries over its attack. The Germans beat Ukraine 2-0...

    Germany have no scoring problem, will top group: Loew
    Jun18

    Germany have no scoring problem, will top group: Loew

    Germany’s coach Joachim Loew during training on the sidelines of Euro 2016 at Stade Camille Fournier, Evian-Les-Bains, France, on June 17. REUTERS EVIAN: Title contenders Germany do not have fundamental scoring problems despite a goalless draw against Poland and will top their Euro 2016 Group C with a win over Northern Ireland next week,...

    St. Petersburg Forum Helps Rebuild Trust, Develop EU-EAEU Dialogue
    Jun18

    St. Petersburg Forum Helps Rebuild Trust, Develop EU-EAEU Dialogue

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. There are plenty of clouds on the horizon for the global economy, as the World Bank’s latest outlook report has confirmed. Looking at what has happened over the first half of this year and the risks ahead has forced the bank to cut back again its forecasts...

    Pakistan ranked 11th most dangerous country in the world
    Jun18

    Pakistan ranked 11th most dangerous country in the world

    The 10th annual edition of the Global Peace Index has found the most and least peaceful countries on the planet, ranking 163 nations according to how safe they are. The report, published on June 8 by the global think tank Institute for Economics and Peace, assessed nations across 23 indicators of peace under three categories: the level of safety...