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Pandemic turns summer into European tourism’s leanest season

by on September 6, 2020 0
Europe’s leanest summer tourist season in recent history is drawing to a close, six months after the coronavirus pandemic hit the continent Bruges mayor Dirk De fauw first realized something was desperately wrong with European tourism when on a brisk March morning he crossed the Burg square in front of the Gothic city hall... Read More

PSG face Bayern hurdle in quest for first Champions League title

by on August 23, 2020 0
The Paris Saint-Germain of Neymar and Kylian Mbappe go after a first-ever Champions League title behind closed doors in Lisbon on Sunday, but will have their work cut out against a Bayern Munich side led by the prolific Robert Lewandowski. It is a mouthwatering showdown between two of Europe’s super clubs, with PSG eager... Read More

Belarus opposition rejects election results amid calls for more protests

by on August 10, 2020 0
Belarus’ main opposition candidate has rejected the official result of the presidential election that handed a landslide victory to the country’s authoritarian leader Alexander Lukashenko on Sunday, hours after security forces violently crackdown on protests who had challenge the result. There were chaotic scenes in Belarus’ capital Minsk Sunday night, as hundreds of riot police... Read More

Hundreds arrested after European police hack crime chat network

by on July 2, 2020 0
Police said Thursday they had arrested more than 800 people across Europe after shutting down an encrypted phone network used by organised crime groups to plot murders and drug deals. French and Dutch police said they hacked into the EncroChat network so they could read millions of messages “over the shoulders” of suspects as... Read More

At least six migrants died, 93 rescued off Libya’s coast

by on June 27, 2020 0
UN says rescued migrants, including one woman who gave birth on a rubber dinghy, brought back to Libya. A woman who gave birth at sea was among 93 migrants rescued off Libyan shores as they tried to reach Europe, but six others died along the way, the UN’s migration agency said. The survivors were... Read More

UEFA calls for transfer window to close across Europe on October 5

by on June 18, 2020 0
UEFA wants a harmonised European transfer window this summer closing on October 5, ahead of next season’s Champions League and Europa League group stages, football’s continental governing body said Thursday. Following an executive committee meeting held via videoconference, UEFA said clubs would have until October 6 to register players for the group stage of... Read More

Europe reopens many borders but not to Americans, Asians

by on June 14, 2020 0
Europe is taking a big step toward a new normality as many countries open up their borders to fellow Europeans after three months of coronavirus closures Europe is taking a big step toward a new normality as many countries open borders to fellow Europeans after three months of coronavirus lockdowns — but even though Europeans love... Read More

Israel Warned by Europe Over Land Annexation Plan

by on June 10, 2020 0
Germany’s foreign minister urged Israel on Wednesday to pursue a negotiated settlement with the Palestinians rather than unilaterally annex West Bank land, as European officials step up their opposition to a proposed move they see ending Palestinian hopes for an independent state. With Israel vowing to begin the annexing process next month, Heiko Maas... Read More
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