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Mature tactics help Japan grow up at World Cup (1)
02/12/2022 - 13:12 Doha (AFP) - Japan were labelled naive when they exited the World Cup four years ago against Belgium. Now their canny tactics have upset Germany and Spain and taken them to the last 16. The Blue Samurai will face Croatia in the first knock-out round on Monday after topping Group E with two stunning comeback wins over the European heavyweights. Japan looked dead and buried when they fell behind in both games but coach
Brazil wins group despite 1-0 loss to Cameroon at World Cup (3)
The Selecao, which had already reached the knockout stage after victories over Serbia and Switzerland, will face South Korea in the round of 16. 03rd December 2022 03:25 AM Cameroon's defensive wall jumps to block a free kick of Brazil's Dani Alves, left, during the World Cup group G soccer match against Brazil, at the Lusail Stadium, Qatar, Friday, Dec.
'Deterrence the American way': The new B-21 bomber debuts (3)
By Stephen Losey Dec 3, 03:13 AM The first B-21 Raider rolls out of a hangar at Air Force Plant 42 in Palmdale, California, in a ceremony attended by Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, other top service leaders and lawmakers, and the families of some Doolittle Raiders for whom the bomber is named.
Magnus Carlsen and Chess.com urge court to dismiss Hans Niemann's lawsuit over cheating claims (3)
Posted Sat 3 Dec 2022 at 1:44am, updated Sat 3 Dec 2022 at 1:59am Magnus Carlsen (right) accused Hans Niemann of cheating at an event in September.(Supplied: Saint Louis Chess Club/AP) Norwegian chess world champion Magnus Carlsen and online platform Chess.com have urged a US federal court to toss out a libel suit brought against them by US teenage grandmaster Hans Niemann, who Carlsen has accused of cheating.
Statement of the G7 and Australia on a price cap for seaborne Russian-origin crude oil (3)
02.12.2022 - Press release Statement of the G7 and Australia on a price cap for seaborne Russian- origin crude oil Berlin, Brussels, Canberra, London, Ottawa, Paris, Rome, Tokyo, Washington 2 December 2022 The G7 and Australia, as current members of the Price Cap Coalition, on 2 December 2022 reached consensus on a maximum price of 60 U.S.
China Ready To Strengthen High-Tech Cooperation With Russia - Vice Premier (2)
Daniyal Sohail Published December 03, 2022 | 12:40 AM BEIJING (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 03rd December, 2022) China is ready to strengthen cooperation with Russia in traditional and new sectors, including space, aviation and information technology, Chinese Vice Premier Hu Chunhua said on Friday. "(We are ready) to actively develop cooperation in new areas as well, such as information technology, environmental protection and urban
Iran oil cargo previously seized by US in Greece unloads in Syria (1)
[AP] Newsroom 02.12.2022 o 20:12 An Iranian-flagged tanker on Friday delivered an oil shipment to Syria which the United States had previously confiscated around Greece, ending months of uncertainty about the cargo, a ship tracker said. The seizure from the Lana, formerly the Pegas, prompted Iranian forces in May to seize two Greek tankers in the Middle East Gulf which were released on Nov.
Putin may use Ukraine peace talks to rearm, warns British foreign minister (3)
Mr Cleverly said Western powers needed to be "very, very careful" if the Russian leader sought to initiate negotiations purporting to seek an end to the conflict. British Foreign Secretary James Cleverly has warned peace talks could result in Russia rearming (Aaron Chown/PA) Fri, 02 Dec, 2022 - 22:39 Gavin Cordon, PA Whitehall Editor      President Vladimir Putin could use any peace talks over Ukraine as an
PM call with Amir of Qatar: 2 December 2022 (1)
Prime Minister Rishi Sunak spoke to the Amir of Qatar, His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, earlier today. From: Prime Minister's Office, 10 Downing Street and The Rt Hon Rishi Sunak MP Published 2 December 2022 The Prime Minister spoke to the Amir of Qatar, His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, earlier today. He congratulated Sheikh Tamim on hosting a successful World Cup, noting the
Austria must continue to cut Russian gas reliance: OMV CEO (2)
02/12/2022 - 17:26 Vienna (AFP) - Austria has cut its dependence on Russian gas but it must keep up efforts to diversify its supplies for the next cold season, the head of Austrian energy group OMV told AFP. Europe has sought to reduce its reliance on Russian oil and gas since Moscow invaded Ukraine.