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Russia is expelling another 50 British diplomats in row over Sergei Skripal poisoning

  Russia is expelling another 50 British diplomats as tensions between Russia and the rest of Europe continue to boil over. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told Reuters that Britain would have to recall "a little over 50" of its diplomats in the country. British Ambassador Laurie Bristow was summoned to the

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Presidency replies Danjuma on self-defence call,says shocking, scary

  The Presidency on Saturday said the recent call made by a former Minister of Defence, Lt.-Gen. Theophilus Danjuma (retd.), that Nigerians should not rely on security agencies but defend themselves in the face of killings across the country as shocking and scary. It said unrestrained pronouncements were capable of encouraging criminal

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Britain-Russia crisis: FIFA stops English referees from officiating in 2018 world cup

  No English referee or assistant would officiate in this year’s World Cup starting in June in Russia.. The decision was reached by the World football governing body, FIFA, on Thursday,  March 29, 2018. FIFA’s decision came amid the ongoing tension between Britain and Russia. Britain had accused Russia of poisoning ex-Russian spy, Sergei

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