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Brexit will make it harder for England to win hosting rights – FA

REUTERS: Britain’s decision to leave the European Union will make it tougher for England to win the right to host future World Cup and European Championship tournaments, English Football Association (FA) chairman Greg Clarke has said. Britons voted in June to leave the EU in a landmark referendum, leaving the world’s fifth-largest economy facing uncertainty… Read More »

UN rights expert says South Sudan must release editor

GENEVA: South Sudan’s arrest of a prominent newspaper editor is unlawful and he must be released, the United Nations expert on freedom of expression said on Thursday. Alfred Taban, founder and editor of the privately run Juba Monitor, was detained on Saturday for writing articles that criticised South Sudan’s leaders over a flare-up in violence… Read More »