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    Football: Stalemate edges Germany, Poland towards last 16
    Jun17

    Football: Stalemate edges Germany, Poland towards last 16

    PARIS, June 16, 2016 (AFP) – Old rivals Germany and Poland fought a battle of attrition that ended in a goalless draw and edged both countries towards a place in the last 16 of Euro 2016 on Thursday.The stalemate left Germany on top of Group C on goal difference with both sides on four points from two matches.Polands Arkadiusz Milik had the...

    Super-subs guide England, N.Ireland to dramatic wins
    Jun17

    Super-subs guide England, N.Ireland to dramatic wins

    PARIS – Substitutes Jamie Vardy, Daniel Sturridge and Niall McGinn inspired England and Northern Ireland to dramatic wins over Wales and Ukraine at the European Championship finals on Thursday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Super-subs guide England, Northern Ireland to wins
    Jun17

    Super-subs guide England, Northern Ireland to wins

    PARIS, June 16, 2016 (AFP) – Substitutes Jamie Vardy, Daniel Sturridge and Niall McGinn inspired England and Northern Ireland to dramatic wins over Wales and Ukraine at the European Championship finals on Thursday.World champions Germany ground out a goalless draw with Poland and were left wondering what put a spanner in their normally...

    Volodymyr Groysman, Ukraine’s prime minister, puts corruption fight at top of agenda
    Jun17

    Volodymyr Groysman, Ukraine’s prime minister, puts corruption fight at top of agenda

    Ukraine’s prime minister said his 60-day-old government wants to make a quick start in tackling deep-seated corruption in order to boost the economy and attract international investment. “Reforms provide us with an opportunity to change our country and reach its maximum potential,” Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman said at a...

    Minsk Implementation Seen as Key to EU-Russia Relations
    Jun17

    Minsk Implementation Seen as Key to EU-Russia Relations

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker’s trip to Russia this week has raised further speculation that EU sanctions against Russia, over its actions in Ukraine, are wavering just ahead of a vote on whether to extend the punitive measures. Juncker is the highest-level EU official to visit Russia since it annexed Crimea. His...

    World › Ukraine outraged by U.N. chief’s remarks on Russia
    Jun17

    World › Ukraine outraged by U.N. chief’s remarks on Russia

    Ukraine’s U.N. ambassador said Thursday he is “completely outraged” by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s comments in a prepared speech saying Russia has a critical role to play in ending the conflict in his country. Volodymyr Yelchenko said Ban’s prepared comments for the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in...

    ‘Allegedly’ Disappears as Russians Blamed for DNC Hack
    Jun17

    ‘Allegedly’ Disappears as Russians Blamed for DNC Hack

    A Washington Post video turned a computer security firm’s allegations about a DNC hack into a series of unsourced factoids. The Washington Post reported on Tuesday (6/14/16) that Russian intelligence had hacked the DNC servers to steal opposition research on Donald Trump: Russian Government Hackers Penetrated DNC, Stole Opposition Research...

    Did the Liberals have to wait to call ISIS genocidal?
    Jun17

    Did the Liberals have to wait to call ISIS genocidal?

    Yazidi refugees celebrate news of the liberation of their homeland of Sinjar from ISIL extremists, while at a refugee camp on November 13, 2015 in Derek, Rojava, Syria. Kurdish Peshmerga forces in Iraq say they have retaken Sinjar, with the help of airstrikes from U.S. led coalition warplanes. The Islamic State captured Sinjar in August 2014,...

    Watch Cheerful Russian Construction Workers Build an Illegal Bridge
    Jun17

    Watch Cheerful Russian Construction Workers Build an Illegal Bridge

    Russia’s 12-mile bridge to Crimea is “building the future.” …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukraine ‘outraged’ by UN chief’s remarks on Russia
    Jun17

    Ukraine ‘outraged’ by UN chief’s remarks on Russia

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Ukraine’s U.N. ambassador said Thursday he is “completely outraged” by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s comments in a prepared speech saying Russia has a critical role to play in ending the conflict in his country. Volodymyr Yelchenko said Ban’s prepared comments for the St. Petersburg International Economic...