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    Verdict coming in German trial of former Auschwitz guard
    Jun17

    Verdict coming in German trial of former Auschwitz guard

    BERLIN (AP) — A 94-year-old former SS sergeant who served as a guard at Auschwitz faces a possible 15 years in prison if found guilty Friday of more than 100,000 counts of accessory to murder on allegations he helped the Nazi death camp kill 1.1 million Jews and others. Reinhold Hanning admitted to the Detmold state court during his trial that he...

    Boruc signs one-year extension with Bournemouth
    Jun17

    Boruc signs one-year extension with Bournemouth

    Poland’s goalkeeper Artur Boruc looks on as he sits on the bench before the match. REUTERS Polish goalkeeper Artur Boruc has signed a one-year contract extension with Bournemouth that will keep him at Dean Court until June 2017, the Premier League club announced on Friday. The 36-year-old made 32 league appearances during the 2015-16...

    Northern Ireland claim first win as Ukraine is eliminated
    Jun17

    Northern Ireland claim first win as Ukraine is eliminated

    Northern Ireland beat Ukraine to earn their first win at a European Championship and remain in contention for a place in the last 16. West Brom defender Gareth McAuley headed in Oliver Norwood’s perfectly delivered free-kick before a hailstorm in Lyon forced the players off for two minutes. When they returned, Niall McGinn finished a […]...

    Second Northern Ireland supporter dies in France
    Jun17

    Second Northern Ireland supporter dies in France

    Northern Ireland were hit by more tragedy on Thursday after another one of their supporters died during the team’s game against Ukraine. …read more Source: The Local...

    McGinn’s late goal confirms Northern Ireland’s famous win over Ukraine
    Jun17

    McGinn’s late goal confirms Northern Ireland’s famous win over Ukraine

    LONDON. KAZINFORM It needed something remarkable for Michael O’Neill to surpass the achievement of leading Northern Ireland to their first European Championship as group winners. Something remarkable happened here. A masterful display from manager and players alike eliminated Ukraine and revitalised Northern Ireland’s hopes of...

    Stubborn Poland hold toothless Germany to goalless draw
    Jun17

    Stubborn Poland hold toothless Germany to goalless draw

    Germany’s midfielder Toni Kroos (L) vies for the ball against Poland’s forward Arkadiusz Milik during the Euro 2016 group C football match between Germany and Poland at the Stade de France stadium in Saint-Denis near Paris on June 16, 2016. — AFP photo Poland held uninspired Germany to the first 0-0 draw of Euro 2016 on Thursday as...

    Euro 2016: Ukraine 0-2 Northern Ireland
    Jun17

    Euro 2016: Ukraine 0-2 Northern Ireland

    Goalscorer Gareth McAuley: “Nobody has given us a chance. Lots of people said we wouldn’t get a point. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    Ukraine takes offense at UN chief’s view of Russian role peace talks
    Jun17

    Ukraine takes offense at UN chief’s view of Russian role peace talks

    Ukraine has reacted strongly to remarks by the UN secretary-general that appeared to praise Russia in settling the conflict in eastern Ukraine. The Kyiv envoy said Ban Ki-moon could not be a “provider of good offices.” …read more Source:...

    Northern Ireland football fan collapses and dies in Lyon after teams 2-0 win against Ukraine
    Jun17

    Northern Ireland football fan collapses and dies in Lyon after teams 2-0 win against Ukraine

    A Northern Ireland football fan, aged in his 60s, has collapsed and died, not pictured, during the European Championships in Lyon, the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) said. …read more Source: Daily...

    Juncker warns Russia on sanctions, meets Putin
    Jun17

    Juncker warns Russia on sanctions, meets Putin

    SAINT PETERSBURG: EU Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker warned Russia 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 Petersburg ahead of a...