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    Adios Austria! Denmark win on penalties to advance to the final of Euro 2017
    Aug03

    Adios Austria! Denmark win on penalties to advance to the final of Euro 2017

    Denmark has this evening beaten Austria on penalties to advance to the final of Euro 2017 – the country’s first continental final since the men’s triumph a quarter of a century ago in Euro 1992. Emphatic spotkicks by star forwards Nadia Nadim and Pernille Haarder put Denmark in a commanding 2-0 lead, and then two saves by goalkeeper...

    Two Ukrainian Track Athletes Suspended Over Doping Charges
    Aug03

    Two Ukrainian Track Athletes Suspended Over Doping Charges

    Two Ukrainian athletes, including an Olympic bronze medal winner, have received provisional suspensions after being charged with doping offenses, international sports officials say. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia ties most ‘difficult’ since Cold War: NATO
    Aug03

    Russia ties most ‘difficult’ since Cold War: NATO

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday that ties between the alliance and Moscow were at their most difficult phase since the Cold War, blaming Russia for its role in the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: The Daily...

    EU Confidential Episode 7: Anders Fogh Rasmussen —  Ukrainian summer — Greece’s scapegoat statistician
    Aug03

    EU Confidential Episode 7: Anders Fogh Rasmussen —  Ukrainian summer — Greece’s scapegoat statistician

    To listen to the podcast now, click on the player below or click here to get it on iTunes. This week Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the former NATO secretary-general and now an adviser to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, sets out his views on how the EU should deal with Russia. He also talks about NATO, defense spending, Trump… and why (and where)...

    Russia ties most ‘difficult’ since Cold War: NATO (AFP)
    Aug03

    Russia ties most ‘difficult’ since Cold War: NATO (AFP)

    Washington (AFP) – NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday that ties between the alliance and Moscow were at their most difficult phase since the Cold War, blaming Russia for its role in the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: The West...

    U.S. General Says Russia Not ‘Transparent’ About Upcoming Exercises
    Aug03

    U.S. General Says Russia Not ‘Transparent’ About Upcoming Exercises

    A senior U.S. general in Europe says the U.S. military is keeping a close eye on Moscow’s planned military exercises in Russia and Belarus — exercises that some experts say could involve 100,000 troops. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump says ties with Russia at 'all-time low and dangerous low"
    Aug03

    Trump says ties with Russia at 'all-time low and dangerous low"

    Congress passed the new sanctions to punish Russia over the election interference and the annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea in 2014. …read more Source:...

    Mother Hunts For Sons Missing In Action In Ukraine
    Aug03

    Mother Hunts For Sons Missing In Action In Ukraine

    The mother of two Ukrainian government soldiers is on desperate hunt to learn the fate of her sons who went missing in action in eastern Ukraine in 2014. Kateryna Khomyak’s sons were among more than 400 soldiers the Ukrainian government says are missing after battling Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. (YouTube, RFE/RL’s...

    Jailed Pro-Kyiv Russian Activist Starts Hunger Strike
    Aug03

    Jailed Pro-Kyiv Russian Activist Starts Hunger Strike

    A Russian activist in the southern region of Krasnodar jailed for propagating extremism and separatism online has started a hunger strike in custody, her mother says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Finally respected, Klitschko retires
    Aug03

    Finally respected, Klitschko retires

    Wladimir Klitschko ruled the heavyweight scene with a steel glove for more than a decade yet it was a defeat by Anthony Joshua which ensured the Ukrainian retired yesterday with the universal respect that eluded him for so long.Often denigrated for a robotic style, short on flair, Klitschko reigned supreme in a heavyweight era suffering from a...