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    Germany’s Hummels a surprise starter versus Poland
    Jun16

    Germany’s Hummels a surprise starter versus Poland

    FILE – In this April 30, 2016 file photo Dortmund’s Mats Hummels kicks the ball during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and VfL Wolfsburg in Dortmund, Germany. Photo: AP PARIS: Germany coach Joachim Loew surprisingly picked Mats Hummels at centre back instead of Shkodran Mustafi for his side’s second Group...

    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:...

    (Video) – EURO 2016: Ukraine 0-2 Northern Ireland Watch the goals and highlights
    Jun16

    (Video) – EURO 2016: Ukraine 0-2 Northern Ireland Watch the goals and highlights

    Watch the highlights below… (Credits: YouTube) …read more Source:...

    Euro 2016: Ukraine 0-2 Northern Ireland – Northern Ireland earn first Euros win + match highlights
    Jun16

    Euro 2016: Ukraine 0-2 Northern Ireland – Northern Ireland earn first Euros win + match highlights

    Gareth McAuley’s headed goal helped Northern Ireland to a 2-0 win over Ukraine in Euro 2016 Group C amid adverse weather in Lyon on Thursday. Northern Ireland claimed their first win in a major… …read more Source:...

    Northern Ireland sink Ukraine with goals from McAuley and McGinn
    Jun16

    Northern Ireland sink Ukraine with goals from McAuley and McGinn

    Northern Ireland team prior to their Euro 2016, match against Poland at Stade de Nice, on Sunday, June 12, 2016. Photo: Reuters LYON: A thumping header from defender Gareth McAuley and a stoppage-time strike from substitute Niall McGinn earned Northern Ireland a 2-0 victory over Ukraine in their Euro 2016 group C encounter on Thursday. McAuley...

    U.S. Official Confident EU Will Continue To Back Russia Sanctions
    Jun16

    U.S. Official Confident EU Will Continue To Back Russia Sanctions

    The U.S. State Department’s chief sanctions-policy coordinator, Daniel Fried, is confident the European Union will maintain its travel and economic restrictions against Russia until Moscow fulfills the terms of a peace agreement to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine 0 Northern Ireland 2: McAuley and McGinn seal historic win
    Jun16

    Ukraine 0 Northern Ireland 2: McAuley and McGinn seal historic win

    Northern Ireland secured their maiden win at a European Championship finals as a second-half header from Gareth McAuley and a late Niall McGinn strike defeated Ukraine 2-0 in a bitterly cold Lyon on Thursday. Defender McAuley powered home Oliver Norwood’s deep free-kick in the 49th minute to score his country’s first goal at a major...

    The Doomsday Clock
    Jun16

    The Doomsday Clock

    Illustration by Carl Wiens The following is excerpted from Noam Chomsky’s new book, Who Rules the World? In January 2015, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists advanced its famous Doomsday Clock to three minutes before midnight, a threat level that had not been reached for 30 years. The Bulletin’s statement explaining this advance...

    Russia Opens Patriotic Military Summer Camp Under Putin’s Patronage
    Jun16

    Russia Opens Patriotic Military Summer Camp Under Putin’s Patronage

    Russia is opening a “patriotic” summer camp for hundreds of veterans’ children, including those from the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, under the patronage of President Vladimir Putin. Putin has presided over a significant militarisation of Russia in his third term as president, during which Russia has instigated military interventions in...

    Murdered British Lawmaker Jo Cox Advocated for Syrians in This Powerful Speech
    Jun16

    Murdered British Lawmaker Jo Cox Advocated for Syrians in This Powerful Speech

    Jo Cox, the member of British Parliament who was killed Thursday, was an outspoken humanitarian, who advocated for refugees and for the U.K. to take a more active role in the crisis in Syria. On May 3, Cox called an “Urgent Questio”‘ in Parliament, and made a moving speech in favor of protecting Syrian civilians. Watch the speech in the video...