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North Korea warns of 'merciless' strikes as US carrier joins South Korea drills

SEOUL: North Korea warned the United States on Tuesday of “merciless” attacks if an aircraft carrier strike group led by the USS Carl Vinson, which is joining South Korean forces for exercises, infringes on its sovereignty or dignity. North Korea, which has alarmed its neighbours with two nuclear tests and a string of missile launches… Read More »

Valencia defender Barragan joins Middlesbrough

LONDON: Valencia defender Antonio Barragan has joined promoted Middlesbrough on a three year contract, the Premier League side said on Friday. The 29-year-old right-back was on Liverpool’s books as an 18-year-old, making just one appearance in a Champions League qualifier, and becomes the sixth summer signing by Boro’s Spanish manager Aitor Karanka. Spanish goalkeeper Victor… Read More »

Football: Stekelenburg joins Koeman at Everton

LIVERPOOL: Dutch international goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg signed for Premier League Everton on Friday (Jul 1) from second-tier Fulham, becoming Ronald Koeman’s first capture since he took over at Goodison Park. The 33-year-old, who signed a three-year contract for an undisclosed fee, impressed compatriot Koeman when he played under him on loan at Southampton last season.… Read More »