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FIFA World Cup 2018: The entire schedule

HIGHLIGHTS The FIFA World Cup 2018 will take place from June 14 to July 15 A total of 32 teams will be competing for the coveted trophy Hosts Russia take on Saudi Arabia in the opener on Thursday FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia will see 32 nations competing for the coveted trophy. Each team has fielded a 23-man squad for the quadrennial event. The tournament starts from June 14 and will continue till July 15. Courtesy: TOI

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Postmortems confirm Syria chemical attack, Turkey says

Postmortem results have confirmed that chemical weapons were used in an attack that killed at least 72 people, including 27 children, in Syria’s Idlib province, amid mounting international frustration at the UN security council’s failure to agree on how to respond. Three Syrians who were injured in Tuesday’s attack on Khan Sheikhun died in Turkey after being brought to the southern province of Adana for treatment. “The results of the autopsy confirm that chemical weapons were used,” the justice minister, Bekir Bozdağ, told the state-run Anadolu news agency. “This scientific…

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Putin says Russia won’t expel US diplomats in tit-for-tat measure

‘We will not drop to this level of irresponsible diplomacy,’ says Russian president in response to US move to kick out 35 Russian officials Vladimir Putin has said Russia will not expel any US diplomats in response to the US decision to kick out Russian officials over allegations of interference in the US presidential election. The foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, said earlier on Friday that he was recommending that Putin expel 35 American diplomats in a tit-for-tat response to the US move. Putin said Russia’s response would depend on US…

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