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    France into next round as Switzerland takes a step nearer
    Jun16

    France into next round as Switzerland takes a step nearer

    France’s Antoine Griezmann (left) and Albania’s Arlind Ajeti vie for the ball during the Euro 2016 Group A soccer match between France and Albania at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, France, on Wednesday, June 15, 2016. Photo: AP PARIS: The French progressed to the second round of the European Championship they’re hosting...

    White House Gives Ukraine $220 Million In Aid For Reform Efforts
    Jun16

    White House Gives Ukraine $220 Million In Aid For Reform Efforts

    The White House said it will give Ukraine $220 million in new aid this year to support Kyiv’s economic, political, and energy reform efforts. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Four Kazakh Gold Medalists At London Olympics Fail Drug Retests
    Jun16

    Four Kazakh Gold Medalists At London Olympics Fail Drug Retests

    Four Olympic weightlifting champions from Kazakhstan, including the sport’s most celebrated figure Ilya Ilyin, are among 10 lifters who failed drug tests in a reanalysis of samples taken at the London 2012 Olympics. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US to give Ukraine $220 million in new aid -White House
    Jun16

    US to give Ukraine $220 million in new aid -White House

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    NATO demands Russia withdraw from Ukraine
    Jun16

    NATO demands Russia withdraw from Ukraine

    BRUSSELS, Belgium – NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday, June 15, demanded that Russia withdraw its forces and military hardware from Ukraine, and halt its support for pro-Moscow separatists battling Kiev. “Russia needs to stop supporting the militants and withdraw its forces and military equipment from Ukrainian territory,”...

    U.S. to give Ukraine $220 million in new aid: White House
    Jun16

    U.S. to give Ukraine $220 million in new aid: White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will give Ukraine $220 million in new assistance this year, the White House said on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Germany boss, Joachim Low apologises for sniffing his hands after touching his own genitals
    Jun16

    Germany boss, Joachim Low apologises for sniffing his hands after touching his own genitals

    The Germany boss has been ridiculed after he put his hand around his nose and mouth after it had been down his trousers during Sunday’s Euro 2016 clash with Ukraine. Joachim Low has apologised… …read more Source:...

    Romania’s PM seeks Canadian troops for brigade to deter Russian aggression
    Jun16

    Romania’s PM seeks Canadian troops for brigade to deter Russian aggression

    Ukraine’s ambassador to Canada also warned that Putin is laying a propaganda foundation to wage a broader war against the West. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Hooligans an asset, liability for Russian government
    Jun16

    Hooligans an asset, liability for Russian government

    MARSEILLE, France (AP) — 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...

    Will Russia Sanctions Be Extended This Month by the EU?
    Jun16

    Will Russia Sanctions Be Extended This Month by the EU?

    The EU is to decide whether or not to extend sanctions on Russia at a summit scheduled for June 28-29. The main precondition for the lifting of sanctions is the full implementation of the Minsk II agreement by Russia—something on which there has been precious little movement from the Kremlin. And yet, despite several leaks indicating that the...