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    Beer, broken glass and beatings; Euro 2016 fans revive old habits
    Jun11

    Beer, broken glass and beatings; Euro 2016 fans revive old habits

    Bottles and other objects were hurled at French police in Marseille who responded with tear gas/AFPMARSEILLE, Jun 11 – Two nights of tear gas, broken bottles and beer-bloated football fans on Marseille’s Vieux Port came as a stark reminder to European Championship organisers that old habits die hard. France has been on the lookout for...

    EU should enter into economic collaboration with Russia: Merkel
    Jun11

    EU should enter into economic collaboration with Russia: Merkel

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the European Union should aim to forge a common economic bloc with Moscow stretching from Vladivostok in the Pacific Ocean to Lisbon in Portugal. Speaking at a corporate event Merkel expressed the view that economic sanctions imposed on Russia by the EU due to the crisis in Ukraine were not an end in...

    Sharmazanov to Zakharova: Garegin Nzhdeh was not a Nazi he was patriot of Armenia
    Jun11

    Sharmazanov to Zakharova: Garegin Nzhdeh was not a Nazi he was patriot of Armenia

    Monument to Garegin Nzhdeh was erected in the center of Yerevan because Nzhdeh is a national hero of Armenian nation, Deputy Speaker of Armenian Parliament Eduard Sharmazanov told ArmInfo’s correspondent commenting on Russian Foreign minister Maria Zakharova’s statement. “Nzhdeh is a national hero of Armenian nation the same way...

    Zakharova related to Nzhdeh monument in Yerevan: We do not understand why this monument was erected
    Jun11

    Zakharova related to Nzhdeh monument in Yerevan: We do not understand why this monument was erected

    We do not understand why the monument to Garegin Nzhdeh was erected in Yerevan, Official Representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova stated at today’s briefing. According to her everybody knows Russia’s stand on display of any form of rebirth and glorification of fascism, neo-Nazism and Nazism. “It is strange for...

    Day of history awaits for Bale, Wales
    Jun11

    Day of history awaits for Bale, Wales

    Wales’s Gareth Bale attends a training session before their match in Euro 2016 at the Futur Stade de Bordeaux, in France, on June 10, 2016. Photo: Reuters BORDEAUX: Gareth Bale and Wales will play their inaugural European Championship finals game on Saturday mixing the joy of a special day with nerves over whether they can get back to...

    Preview: Ukraine speed to test new-look Germany defence
    Jun11

    Preview: Ukraine speed to test new-look Germany defence

    Ukraine’s players train REUTERS EVIAN: Germany’s defence will be put to the test in their opening Euro 2016 group match against Ukraine in Lille on Sunday with major questions still to be answered about the world champions’ new-look rearguard. Coach Joachim Loew’s team will be without key central defender Mats Hummels,...

    Football: Payet delivers France win to launch Euro 2016
    Jun11

    Football: Payet delivers France win to launch Euro 2016

    PARIS (AFP) – Dimitri Payet struck a sublime late winner to earn hosts France a 2-1 victory over Group A rivals Romania in the opening match of the European Championship, but more violence broke out between rival fans in Marseille.Thousands of police surrounded the Stade de France ahead of the gala opener amid widespread security fears,...

    Moldovan President Calls On EU To Maintain Sanctions On Russia
    Jun11

    Moldovan President Calls On EU To Maintain Sanctions On Russia

    Moldovan President Nicolae Timofti called on the European Union to maintain economic sanctions on Russia, saying Moldova’s Transdniester region was the Kremlin’s “first experiment” with fueling separatist conflict. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Lawyer For Russian Prisoner Says Kyiv Leaders Libeled Her
    Jun11

    Ukrainian Lawyer For Russian Prisoner Says Kyiv Leaders Libeled Her

    The Ukrainian lawyer for former Russian prisoner Yevgeny Yerofeyev has filed a libel lawsuit against Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Ukraine’s chief military prosecutor Anatoliy Matios. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Mr. Juncker Goes to Russia
    Jun11

    Mr. Juncker Goes to Russia

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, who despite his best efforts has continued to be somewhat of an international pariah since his annexation of Crimea and war in eastern Ukraine, might be getting a start on his rehabilitation program. Of course, he is not giving Crimea back to Ukraine or withdrawing weapons and soldiers from Donbas. Rather, he is...