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Liverpool demand Mario clause

Liverpool demand Mario clause

Liverpool will insist on a code of conduct clause before concluding a deal to bring Mario Balotelli back to the Premier League. Balotelli’s representatives are in talks with the Anfield club after a £16m fee was agreed with Milan, but the player is yet to fly to England for talks over personal terms and any [&hellip

Haniyeh raps killing of Hamas cmdrs.

Haniyeh raps killing of Hamas cmdrs.

A senior Hamas leader has decried the killing of three commanders of the Palestinian resistance movement by the Israeli regime, noting that the assassination of its leaders will only make it stronger. Ismail Haniyeh said in a statement on Thursday that the battle between Palestinian resistance fighters and the Israel regime will be long and [&hellip

Pillay blasts Security Council inaction

Pillay blasts Security Council inaction

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has strongly denounced the UN Security Council for placing “geopolitical considerations” above the “collective interest.” In her last briefing to the council, Navi Pillay rebuked the 15-member body for failing to make “firm and principled decisions” to end conflicts. “Short-term geopolitical considerations and national interest, narrowly defined, [&hellip

UK hunting for ISIL killer of Foley

UK hunting for ISIL killer of Foley

UK police and security services are working to identify a suspected British national belonging to the ISIL terrorist group after he apparently killed an American journalist in a newly-released piece of footage. On Wednesday, the UK Metropolitan Police Service said it was examining the content of the video that shows the beheading of James Foley featuring comments [&hellip

Imran Khan quits talks with Islamabad

Imran Khan quits talks with Islamabad

Amid fears for a possible clampdown on protesters, Pakistani opposition leader Imran Khan has pulled out of talks with the government after it appointed a new police chief for the capital, Islamabad. “I will not talk to the government anymore,” Khan told his supporters during a sit-in protest outside the parliament in Islamabad on Thursday. [&hellip

Fighting erupts between Libyan militia

Fighting erupts between Libyan militia

Heavy fighting has once again broken out between rival militants around the international airport in the Libyan capital of Tripoli, forcing locals to flee their homes. The heavy gun battle involved members of the two warring militia groups from the cities of Misrata and Zintan, who have been fighting for control of the airport. Thursday’s [&hellip

Boko Haram captures Nigeria town

Boko Haram captures Nigeria town

Boko Haram Takfiri militants have taken control of a town in Nigeria’s northeast as they continue their assaults in the country. Witnesses and officials said on Thursday that the town of Buni Yadi in Yobe State has fallen into the hands of the militants while some residents who escaped from their violence noted that Boko [&hellip

‘Thailand to ban commercial surrogacy’

‘Thailand to ban commercial surrogacy’

Amid continued controversy over a high-profile case, a Thai official says the country is to place a ban on commercial surrogacy. Chatree Pinyai, the head of the Ministry of Public Health’s legal department, said a draft law had been forwarded to the newly-appointed National Legislative Assembly. “The law will be put into place by the [&hellip

Garcia rescues draw for Atletico

Garcia rescues draw for Atletico

​A late Raul Garcia goal rescued a 1-1 draw for Atletico Madrid against city rivals Real in Tuesday’s Spanish Supercopa first-leg encounter at the Bernabeu. The Atletico winger headed home in the 88th minute after James Rodriguez had come off the bench to put Real ahead with 10 minutes to go. Both sides had subsequent [&hellip

Guatemala army chief dies in crash

Guatemala army chief dies in crash

The head of the Guatemalan military’s joint chiefs of staff has died in a helicopter crash near the border with Mexico. Interior Secretary Maurio Lopez announced that General Rudy Ortiz and four other military officers were killed in the Wednesday crash that left no survivors. The Bell 206 helicopter went down in a mountainous area [&hellip