Ukraine

By IndepthAfrica
In World News
Apr 14th, 2014
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The United States has always tried to do its best to weaken Russia. Driving a wedge between Russia and the European Union is a priority mission. But Crimea and Ukraine frustrate the plans. Entangled in the Ukrainian crisis, Europe starts to doubt the expediency of following the US policy and displays...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 3rd, 2014
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Farouk Martins Aresa Africa fear remains the same: when elephants fight, it is the grass that suffers. President Obama handled Crimea better than his predecessors with economic sanctions against Russia. We just hope there will be no miscalculation when he is urged to arm Ukraine as they did in Libya ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 20th, 2014
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By Messay Kebede The West is deploring the referendum in Crimea and threatening to apply economic sanctions against Russia, believed to be the instigator of the unfolding Ukrainian crisis. Some Western politicians even go the extent of advocating direct military aid so that Ukraine can oppose militar...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 27th, 2013
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Four million people forced off their land by security forces while their homes and farms are sold to foreign investors ‘Mr O’ said by suing British Department for International Development he fights on behalf of Ethiopian people who are being relocated Questions raised about British role ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Jul 31st, 2012
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Ukrainian side Dynamo Kiev have taken Nigeria defender Taye Taiwo from AC Milan on a season-long loan. The 27-year-old joined Milan from Marseille last summer but struggled for a regular first-team place, spending the second half of the campaign on loan at Premier League club QPR. After being frozen ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 1st, 2012
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Arsenal and England star Jack Wilshere has been ruled out until September and will miss out on the start of the Premier League season as well as two World Cup qualifying games. The midfielder has been hailed as England’s midfield saviour but Wilshere will sit out of his country’s first two World Cup ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 25th, 2012
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Roy Hodgson admits Wayne Rooney failed to live up to the hype as England crashed out of Euro 2012 but insists the fitness of the striker was not an issue. Head coach Hodgson was aware of the pressure on Rooney to perform at his best after returning from a two-match ban for his sending off […]...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 20th, 2012
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England are far from fab, but former Manchester United and Aston Villa boss Ron Atkinson tells Sport360° why they could yet taste glory at Euro 2012. Here is what “Big Ron” had to say… Now that they are in the quarter finals, there’s a growing feeling this could finally be England’s...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 20th, 2012
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Ukraine 0 England 1 (Rooney, 48) Wayne Rooney scored his first goal at an international tournament for eight years as England beat Ukraine 1-0 to reach the last eight at Euro 2012, but his performance, like his team’s, was laboured. Back in Roy Hodgson’s starting line-up after missing their first two...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 11th, 2012
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Ukraine’s former European Player of the Year Andrei Shevchenko rolled back the years here on Monday as his second-half double inspired the Euro 2012 co-hosts to a come from behind 2-1 win over Sweden in their Group D encounter. The 35-year-old Ukraine captain took his tally to 48 in 108 international...