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    Germany know there’s more to Poland than ‘Lewa’
    Jun16

    Germany know there’s more to Poland than ‘Lewa’

    Germany line up before the match during Euro 2016 Group C game against Ukraine at Stade Pierre-Mauroy, Lille, France on Sunday, June 12, 2016. Photo: Reuters EVIAN: World champions Germany have warned that there is more to their biggest Euro 2016 group rivals Poland than Bundesliga top scorer Robert Lewandowski. The Germans, fresh from their...

    Poland keeper Szczesny ruled out of Germany clash
    Jun16

    Poland keeper Szczesny ruled out of Germany clash

    * Szczesny fails to recover from thigh injury * Fabianski and Boruc vie to replace keeper * Poland confident after qualifying win over Germany – coach Poland line up before the Euro 2016, game against Northern Irealand at Stade de Nice in France on Sunday, June 12, 2016. Photo: Reuters PARIS: Poland’s first-choice goalkeeper Wojciech...

    “Upon Air Defense Agreement Armenia Possesses Air Defense, which Has neither Azerbaijan, nor Georgia”
    Jun16

    “Upon Air Defense Agreement Armenia Possesses Air Defense, which Has neither Azerbaijan, nor Georgia”

    Vagharshak Harutyunyan, former RA Minister of Defense, general-lieutenant, commented on Article 6 of air defense agreement, which is being criticized recently, “It states coordination of united Armenian air defense and other organizations (Belarus, Kazakhstan), which are involved in the same system. I mean this coordination. And regarding who...

    Juncker warns Russia on sanctions ahead of Putin meet
    Jun16

    Juncker warns Russia on sanctions ahead of Putin meet

    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. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Unruly Russian Soccer Fans Are Both Assets and Liabilities for Russia
    Jun16

    Unruly Russian Soccer Fans Are Both Assets and Liabilities for Russia

    (MARSEILLE, France) — The Russian soccer hooligans who have fought with rival supporters at the European Championship in France have at various times been both an asset and a liability to the Russian authorities. While the often-nationalist hardcore fans provide a reserve of support for adventurous foreign policy moves and a bulwark against...

    Concerts this week: Festival season enters like a ferocious, indie band
    Jun16

    Concerts this week: Festival season enters like a ferocious, indie band

    Outdoor, music festival season begins in earnest this week, with four options, beginning with the Glow Fair, a free, ten-block party on Bank Street from Slater to James streets. Make a point of not missing the opening acts at the two, free, ’80s-inspired, day-glo dance shows, even if it means taking disco nap on site (there’s a...

    Juncker says Russia visit is to ‘continue dialogue’ despite tensions
    Jun16

    Juncker says Russia visit is to ‘continue dialogue’ despite tensions

    European commission president acknowledged criticisms but believes talking must go on even with sanctions in placeEuropean Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker has justified his trip to meet with Russian president Vladimir Putin during a speech in St Petersburg, arguing that Europe must continue dialogue with Russia despite western sanctions...

    Ukraine’s Rada Urges Ukrainian Orthodox Church’s Separation From Moscow
    Jun16

    Ukraine’s Rada Urges Ukrainian Orthodox Church’s Separation From Moscow

    Ukrainian lawmakers have approved an appeal to the worldwide head of the Orthodox Church asking him to recognize the Ukrainian Orthodox Church’s independence from Moscow. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Leaders Come to Russia Amid Weariness Over Sanctions
    Jun16

    EU Leaders Come to Russia Amid Weariness Over Sanctions

    After a two-year break which felt more like a boycott, European leaders and chief executives of top multinational companies are back at Russia’s top economic gathering in a sign of weariness about European sanctions against Moscow. Russia’s annexation of Crimea in March 2014 and its support for separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine...

    Ukraine wants Russian beats off its airwaves
    Jun16

    Ukraine wants Russian beats off its airwaves

    Ukraine’s parliament Thursday ordered radio stations to start playing over a third of their tracks in the local language in the latest rap of its cultural war with Russia. …read more Source: The Daily...