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Brazil 2-0 Mexico.

Brazil 2-0 Mexico.

Neymar scored one goal and played a key role in the second as Brazil edged out Mexico in Samara to reach the World Cup quarter-finals for a seventh consecutive time. Brazil did not have it all their own way, especially in an opening period dominated by Mexico, but the five-time winners grew into what became [&hellip

Belgium 3-2 japan

Belgium 3-2 japan

Belgium completed a remarkable revival as they came from the World Cup abyss and beat Japan to reach the quarter-finals. Roberto Martinez’s side were trailing 2-0 when he brought on Marouane Fellaini and Nacer Chadli in the 65th minute, and Fellaini scored the equaliser before Chadli netted a 94th-minute winner. They now face Brazil in [&hellip

The European Union has insisted on protecting Iran’s nuclear integration.

The European Union has insisted on protecting Iran’s nuclear integration.

Foreign policy chief in the European Union has insisted that the unity demands a formal Iran-based joint venture as the Joint Joint Implementation Plan, JCPOA, to be fully implemented. According to Maya Kosyanchych, a spokesman for Federica Mogherini, Head of the European Union’s Foreign Policy Policy, speaking to journalists on Monday, said: “The European Union [&hellip

Bahrain Reportedly ‘Testing Waters’ to Improve Ties With Israel.

Bahrain Reportedly ‘Testing Waters’ to Improve Ties With Israel.

Bahrain’s move to allow an Israeli delegation to attend a recent UNESCO conference may be seen as a sign of Manama’s drive to further develop ties with Tel Aviv. The newspaper Haaretz has quoted a source in Washington as saying that ties between Bahrain and Israel are getting warmer even though official bilateral relations are [&hellip

No anti-Iran threat will go unanswered: IRGC commander.

No anti-Iran threat will go unanswered: IRGC commander.

A senior Iranian commander says any threat against the Islamic Republic at any level will not be left unanswered, emphasizing that the country’s Armed Forces are fully prepared to give a firm and crushing response to enemies. Major General Gholam Ali Rashid, the commander of Khatam al-Anbiya headquarters, made the remarks in a meeting with [&hellip

Turmoil, as Policemen protest unpaid wages with shootings.

Turmoil, as Policemen protest unpaid wages with shootings.

Maiduguri—sporadic gunshots rent the air in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital yesterday as hundreds of mobile policemen deployed to the state to assist the military in the fight against Boko Haram took to the streets protesting non-payment of seven months allowances and promotion. The shooting caused commotion as motorists and commuters deserted the streets of [&hellip

Fearing Military Backlash, Kabila Cancels DRC’s 58th Independence Day Parade.

Fearing Military Backlash, Kabila Cancels DRC’s 58th Independence Day Parade.

Growing dissent within Democratic Republic of Congo military has forced President Joseph Kabila to cancel this year’s 58th Independence celebration. President Kabila is due to leave office in December when elections are held but signs that he is insisting on holding on power is provoking tension. Today, the DRC turns 58-years-old but President Kabila will [&hellip

Russia win 4-3 on penalties.

Russia win 4-3 on penalties.

Hosts Russia pulled off the biggest shock of the 2018 World Cup so far as they beat 2010 winners Spain in the first penalty shootout of the tournament to reach the quarter-finals for the first time in 48 years. After extra-time ended with the score locked at 1-1, goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev was Russia’s penalty hero, [&hellip

10 soldiers killed, 4 missing in Boko Haram attack in Niger: government.

10 soldiers killed, 4 missing in Boko Haram attack in Niger: government.

Ten soldiers were killed and four were missing Sunday after an attack blamed on the jihadist group Boko Haram on a military position in southeast Niger, near the border with Nigeria, the defence ministry said. “We have a provisional toll of 10 dead, four missing and three wounded,” defence ministry spokesman Abdoul-Aziz Toure told AFP, [&hellip

Palestine protesters down Israeli surveillance drone.

Palestine protesters down Israeli surveillance drone.

Palestinian demonstrators have downed an Israeli surveillance drone during their weekly March of Return protest in which Tel Aviv forces killed two youths and injured hundreds of people. According to RT on Saturday, the protesters were able to take down the Israeli surveillance drone which was attempting to map out their location and movements. The [&hellip