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russia 2018
May 28, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

Swiss authorities lobbed a grenade at Russia’s already tainted award to host the 2018 World Cup when it started criminal proceedings on suspected “mismanagement and money laundering in connection with […]

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US, Swiss authorities unveil major FIFA corruption cases

May 27, 2015, by VOANews

Football’s global governing body, FIFA, was rocked Wednesday by a massive U.S. federal corruption indictment against current and former top offi ...


Turkish election outcome could shape Syria policy

May 27, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

The latest opinion polls in Turkey are predicting that the ruling AK Party could lose its majority in parliament in the June 7 election. Analysts war ...


Failed Russian spacecraft burns up

May 9, 2015, by VOANews

An unmanned Russian supply ship has burned up over the Pacific Ocean after a failed cargo run to the International Space Station. The Russian space ag ...

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    Radio Free Europe bureau raided by Azerbaijan authorities
    December 26, 2014, by VOANews

    State prosecutors in Azerbaijan have raided the offices of a U.S.-government funded media outlet, saying they have a court order to close the facility. Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty said Friday […]