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    Football: Champions League groups unveiled
    Aug25

    Football: Champions League groups unveiled

    Turkish champions Besiktas will play against Portugal’s Benfica, Napoli and Dinamo Kiev in Group B …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Biden warns Europe against Russian energy reliance
    Aug25

    Biden warns Europe against Russian energy reliance

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has cautioned Europe against a new natural gas pipeline planned to stretch from Russia to Germany, saying it “looks like a fairly bad deal” for Europe because it further increases its energy dependency on Moscow. Biden said Thursday that to lock Europe “into greater reliance on Russia at this moment...

    Russia Begins Military Exercises on Land, at Sea
    Aug25

    Russia Begins Military Exercises on Land, at Sea

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced snap military exercises on land, and in the Black and Caspian Seas, the defense ministry said in a statement. The drills began at 7:00 a.m. (0400 GMT) Moscow time Thursday in Russia’s southern, western and central military districts where troops have been put on combat alert, the statement...

    Makundi ya mechi za bara Ulaya yapangwa
    Aug25

    Makundi ya mechi za bara Ulaya yapangwa

    Makundi ya timu zitakazoshiriki kwenye ligi ya klabu bingwa ulaya yametolewa leo huku timu ya Arsenali ikipata afueni ya kuwekwa kwenye kundi ambalo linaonekana kuwa na upinzani mkuu kutoka kwa mabingwa wa ufaransa Paris Saint Germain pekee.Pep Guardiola atalazimika kumenyana na timu yake ya zamani Barcelona huku leceister City wakipata upinzani...

    Biden warns Europe against Russian energy reliance
    Aug25

    Biden warns Europe against Russian energy reliance

    HELSINKI (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has cautioned Europe against a new natural gas pipeline planned to stretch from Russia to Germany, saying it “looks like a fairly bad deal” for Europe because it further increases its energy dependency on Moscow. Biden said Thursday that to lock Europe “into greater reliance on Russia at this moment …...

    Fashion statement: Ukrainian troops debut post-Soviet uniforms
    Aug25

    Fashion statement: Ukrainian troops debut post-Soviet uniforms

    Ukraine’s military has taken its clash with neighboring Russia to a new level, debuting new “Western-style” uniforms that deliberately break with old Soviet sartorial motifs. The green camouflage uniform with a dark-green beret is modeled on British military styles. The cap includes an insignia of a Cossack, the traditional...

    Champions League: Group stage draw
    Aug25

    Champions League: Group stage draw

    Group stage parings for the 2016/2017 Champions League season. The draw was held in Monaco. The draw for the Champions League group stage was made on Thursday, August 25. GROUP AParis St GermainArsenalBaselLudogoretsGROUP BBenficaNapoliDynamo KievBesiktasGROUP CBarcelonaManchester CityBorussia MoenchengladbachCelticGROUP DBayern MunichAtletico...

    Is NATO Redundant? We’d Better Hope So
    Aug25

    Is NATO Redundant? We’d Better Hope So

    This month, Jeffrey Tayler wrote a piece responding to Donald Trump’s unprecedented shrug over whether the United States would uphold its treaty obligations if a NATO ally were invaded during his hypothetical presidency. Tayler argued, in effect, that Trump had stumbled on a good idea in thinking about radically reassessing America’s...

    War Of Words Over Ukraine ‘Combat’ Photo
    Aug25

    War Of Words Over Ukraine ‘Combat’ Photo

    A controversy is escalating in Ukraine over a photo that seems to capture the conflict with Russia-backed separatists in a single frame. It could be one of the greatest war photographs ever taken – or a fake. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    China Faces 1-year Ban From Weightlifting Over Doping
    Aug25

    China Faces 1-year Ban From Weightlifting Over Doping

    MOSCOW—China is facing a one-year ban from weightlifting over repeated doping cases in a move which threatens to stop some of the world’s top athletes from competing internationally. The International Weightlifting Federation confirmed Thursday that three failed retests of drug test samples from the 2008 Beijing Olympics will lead to...