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    Euro 2016: Germany 0-0 Poland – Resolute Poland Hold Germans + match highlights
    Jun17

    Euro 2016: Germany 0-0 Poland – Resolute Poland Hold Germans + match highlights

    Germany and Poland played out a 0-0 draw in their second Group C game in Paris on Wednesday. The shared points eliminates Ukraine, who fell 2-0 to Northern Ireland earlier in the day, and ensures a… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian PM: Maintain Western Sanctions Until Russian Withdrawal
    Jun17

    Ukrainian PM: Maintain Western Sanctions Until Russian Withdrawal

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroysman urged Western governments to maintain tough sanctions on Russia until it withdraws forces from eastern Ukraine and cedes control of Crimea, the Black Sea peninsula that Moscow seized from Kyiv in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Latest: Ukraine eliminated from Euro 2016
    Jun17

    The Latest: Ukraine eliminated from Euro 2016

    Ukraine has become the first team to be eliminated from the European Championship after the 0-0 draw between Germany and Poland …read more Source: U.S....

    Stubborn Poland hold uninspired Germany to goalless draw
    Jun17

    Stubborn Poland hold uninspired Germany to goalless draw

    Germany’s Mesut Ozil in action with Poland’s Grzegorz Krychowiak and Jakub Blaszczykowski during Euro 2016 at Stade de France, on Thursday, June 16, 2016. Photo: Reuters PARIS: Poland held Germany to the first 0-0 draw of Euro 2016 on Thursday as the world champions struggled to break down dogged opponents who will be satisfied with a...

    A 2nd Northern Ireland fan has died at Euro 2016
    Jun16

    A 2nd Northern Ireland fan has died at Euro 2016

    LYON, France (AP) — Another Northern Ireland fan died at the European Championship on Thursday. Northern Ireland spokesman Neil Brittain said the fan died at the Stade de Lyon during the team’s 2-0 win over Ukraine. “The fan passed away as he was watching the game in the stadium,” said Patrick Nelson, chief executive of the Irish FA, the...

    Iran Air cleared to fly in EU
    Jun16

    Iran Air cleared to fly in EU

    BRUSSELS — Iranian flag carrier Iran Air has been taken off a safety blacklist and cleared to fly in the European Union, the European Commission said Thursday. “Following my visit to Iran in April, a technical assessment was successfully carried out in May,” EU Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc said in a statement. “Based on this I am happy to...

    Implement Ukraine   deal for EU to lift   curbs, Russia told
    Jun16

    Implement Ukraine deal for EU to lift curbs, Russia told

    SAINT PETERSBURG: European Union (EU) Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker warned Russia on Thursday that the 28-nation bloc will only lift its sanctions if the Kremlin fully implements a Ukraine peace deal. “The next step is clear, full implementation of the agreement − no more, no less,” Juncker told Russia’s main economic forum in Saint...

    Ukraine furious over remarks on Russia by U.N. chief Ban
    Jun16

    Ukraine furious over remarks on Russia by U.N. chief Ban

    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The Kiev government is outraged by remarks made by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon about the crucial role Russia can play in ending conflicts, and no longer believes he has any moral authority, Ukraine’s U.N. envoy said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Northern Ireland fan collapses and dies during Ukraine game
    Jun16

    Northern Ireland fan collapses and dies during Ukraine game

    Euro 2016: Death in Lyon follows passing of Darren Rodgers in Nice on Monday …read more Source: The Irish...

    New Ukraine PM Vows Reform, Blames Russia
    Jun16

    New Ukraine PM Vows Reform, Blames Russia

    Ukraine’s new prime minister vowed to root out corruption and urged Russia to abide by a cease-fire in the eastern part of his struggling country, where Moscow-backed separatists and Ukrainian forces have been fighting. Volodymyr Groysman spoke to the press in an interview Thursday, one day after meeting with Vice President Joe Biden and...