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    Pellegrini defends team selection after Chelsea rout
    Feb22

    Pellegrini defends team selection after Chelsea rout

    Pellegrini claimed Manchester City’s youngsters impressed for 45 minutes Manuel Pellegrini remained defiant over his experimental team selection after Manchester City were thrashed 5-1 in the FA Cup fifth round at Chelsea. Pellegrini pledged to play with a young team when the Stamford Bridge clash was moved to a Sunday kick-off for...

    Ukraine Picks Crimean Tatar for Eurovision
    Feb22

    Ukraine Picks Crimean Tatar for Eurovision

    Ukrainians have chosen a Crimean Tatar singer and her song about the mass deportation of Tatars under Josef Stalin as the country’s entry for this year’s Eurovision song contest.Susana Jamaladinova, who performs under the stage name Jamala, was chosen Sunday night by the… …read more Source:...

    Remember the war in eastern Ukraine? It’s back
    Feb22

    Remember the war in eastern Ukraine? It’s back

    Though overshadowed by the war in Syria, fighting in eastern Ukraine has picked up sharply in recent weeks, residents along the front line, commanders and European monitors say. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Arsenal, Barca resume one-sided rivalry in Champions League
    Feb22

    Arsenal, Barca resume one-sided rivalry in Champions League

    Arsenal and Barcelona resume their decade-long rivalry in the Champions League this week. It’s been a one-sided tale. It started in 2006 when Barcelona came from behind against 10 men to score two late goals and win 2-1 in the final in Paris. Arsenal hasn’t reached the title match since. Barcelona won 6-3 over two legs in the 2010...

    Barcelona rivals falter, referee grabs headlines in Germany
    Feb22

    Barcelona rivals falter, referee grabs headlines in Germany

    Chelsea’s Bertrand Traore, second from left, scores by a header during the English FA Cup soccer match between Chelsea and Manchester City at the Stamford Bridge stadium in London on Sunday.(AP/Frank Augstein)Barcelona’s main title rivals both faltered in Spain and a referee grabbed the headlines in Germany on Sunday when he stopped a...

    The Haphazard Invention of Romania
    Feb22

    The Haphazard Invention of Romania

    Aram Bakshian Jr. Politics, Europe Robert Kaplan describes a country uniquely defined by its troubles. Robert D. Kaplan, In Europe’s Shadow: Two Cold Wars and a Thirty Year Journey Through Romania and Beyond (New York: Random House, 2016), 336 pp., $28.00. PRINCE METTERNICH once remarked, “the Balkans start at the Rennweg.” The Hapsburg...

    US dominates arms trade as Asia, Mid-East boost imports
    Feb22

    US dominates arms trade as Asia, Mid-East boost imports

    Stockholm, Sweden – The global transfer of major arms has risen in recent years, with the United States increasing its dominance of the trade while the flow of weaponry to Africa, Asia and the Middle East has increased, a new study published Monday showed. According to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) report, the...

    Fighting in Ukraine Picks Up Sharply
    Feb22

    Fighting in Ukraine Picks Up Sharply

    A resumption of hostilities suggests that Russia, which supports the rebels, is willing to sustain the conflict there as well as in Syria. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine picks Crimean Tatar for Eurovision
    Feb22

    Ukraine picks Crimean Tatar for Eurovision

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainians have chosen a Crimean Tatar singer and her song about the mass deportation of Tatars under Josef Stalin as the country’s entry for this year’s Eurovision song contest. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine picks Crimean Tatar for Eurovision
    Feb22

    Ukraine picks Crimean Tatar for Eurovision

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