21 June 2021


Berlin museum centering on Germans expelled after WWII opens (8)
BERLIN (AP) - Germany is opening a museum exploring the fate of millions of Germans forced to leave eastern and central Europe at the end of World War II, along with other forced displacements of the 20th and 21st centuries - a sensitive project that has taken years to realize. Chancellor Angela Merkel is due to speak to an opening ceremony Monday for the Documentation Center for Displacement, Expulsion, Reconciliation, more
The Latest: Denmark has last chance to advance at Euro 2020 (11)
The Latest on soccer's European Championship: ___ Denmark has one more chance to qualify for the round of 16 at the European Championship. The Danes have lost both of their matches so far at Euro 2020 and have played most of the time without Christian Eriksen after he collapsed on the field against Finland in the opener.
Europe calling louder for revival of ties with Syria under Assad presidency (4)
Louder calls from Europe are heard for revival of diplomatic ties with Syria after Bashar al-Assad was elected for his fourth term of presidency. European governments, who left no stone unturned in plotting the downfall of the democratically-elected government in Damascus for more than a decade, have finally begun to wake up to the reality: the Syrian government is here to stay for the foreseeable future.
Ukraine and Austria close in on round of 16 at Euro 2020 (3)
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) - A draw might be enough for both, while a win would be a guarantee for either. Ukraine and Austria each have one victory and one loss so far at the European Championship, and they will face each other on Monday both looking to advance from the group stage at the tournament for the first time.
EU to wage economic war on Belarus dictator (2)
Belarusian president Alexander Lukashenko (Photo: Prachatai) By Andrew Rettman Brussels, Today, 07:09 EU foreign relations chief Josep Borrell can announce sweeping economic sanctions on Belarus at Monday's (21 June) foreign affairs meeting after Austria caved to pressure on Friday. These include a ban on new loans to Belarusian banks, trading in Belarusian securities or short-term bonds, and provision of investment services.
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