When will Europe learn to defend itself? – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article PARIS/BERLIN — Thirty years after the horrors of the Balkan wars laid bare Western Europe’s incapacity to deal with conflict on European soil, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is demonstrating how little has changed. As Yugoslavia started to break apart in 1991, it fell to the Luxembourgish Foreign Minister … Read more

Fresh accusations of violence against women divide France’s left – POLITICO

Another head has rolled on the French left. Julien Bayou is no longer co-president of the green group in France’s National Assembly or national secretary of the Green party, where he’s been an important figure since 2013, after being accused of psychological abuse against his former partner. The Green party — Europe Écologie les Verts … Read more

“It’s a system in general that I don’t really like”

Former Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) midfielder Vikash Dhorasoo criticized France coach Didier Deschamps for his tactics during Les Bleus’ 2-0 away defeat against Denmark in the UEFA Nations League on September 25. Dhorasoo represented the Parisians during the 2005-06 season, playing 40 games for the club. He has also represented top European clubs like AC Milan … Read more

Fantasy Cricket Tips, Today’s Playing 11, Player Stats and Pitch Report for ECC T10 2022, Match 1

The first match of the ECC T10 2022 will see Belgium (BEL) lock horns with France (FRA) at the Cartama Oval in Spain on Monday, September 26. Ahead of this exciting match, here’s all you need to know about the BEL vs FRA Dream11 Prediction, today’s playing 11s, and the pitch report. Both teams will … Read more

G7 leaders condemn ‘sham’ referendums in occupied Ukraine – POLITICO

Leaders of the G7 condemned the “sham” Russian referendums being carried out in occupied Ukraine as a “phony” pretext to illegally grab territory. In a statement on Friday evening, the group of the wealthiest nations said that the votes organized by Moscow were in breach of the U.N. Charter and international law and had no … Read more

Fifth Barcelona player injured on international duty

Five Barcelona players will reportedly return to the club from the international break with injuries next week. Memphis Depay, Frenkie de Jong and Jules Kunde are set to be sidelined after picking up injuries while on international duty. Uruguay have released Blaugrana defender Ronald Araujo after he picked up an injury while in national camp. … Read more

“Getting criticized won’t change the way I play and live” – Kylian Mbappe makes bold statement on image rights controversy with French FA

Responding to the image rights dispute with the French FA, Kylian Mbappe has declared that he does not mind being in the spotlight for the right cause. On Tuesday (September 20), the Paris Saint-Germain forward outright refused to take part in a photo shoot with the French national team squad over an image rights disagreement … Read more

Europe edges closer to a ban on facial recognition – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Should the EU ban software that can pick a face out of a crowd? A growing political coalition thinks so — and just received heavyweight support from the third largest group in the EU parliament, where a majority is now in favor of banning facial recognition tech that … Read more