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FIFA World Cup 2018: Germany played ‘very badly’, says coach Joachim Loew after shock loss to Mexico

Moscow, Russia: Germany coach Joachim Loew said the defending World Cup champions played "very badly" in Sunday's 1-0 loss to Mexico, warning that the shock defeat left them with little margin for ...

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South Korea, US to announce suspension of major military drills this week

South Korea and the United States are expected to announce the suspension of “large-scale” military drills this week, with the provision that they would restart if North Korea failed to keep its pr...

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South Korea, US to announce suspension of major military drills: Yonhap

South Korea, US to announce suspension of major military drills: Yonhap - South Korea and the United States are expected to announce the suspension of "large-scale" military drills this week, with ...

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South Korea, US to announce suspension of major military drills this week: report

South Korea and the United States are expected to announce the suspension of “large-scale” military drills this week, with the provision that they would restart if North Korea failed to keep its pr...

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We trimmed exposure to India in the last few months, says Jan Dehn

Policy meetings of major central banks — the US Federal Reserve (US Fed), the European Central Bank (ECB) and the Bank of Japan (BOJ) — along with the Trump-Kim summit in Singapore kept markets on ...

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Race claims and 'spying' dominate South Korea, Sweden build-up

He said all but star player Son Heung-min and captain Ki Sung-yueng were given different shirts in games against Bolivia and Senegal in Austria earlier this month to outwit anyone checking up on hi...

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South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, is a sovereign state located in the southern part of the Korean Peninsula. The name "Korea" is derived from Goryeo, a dynasty which ruled in the Middle Ages. Its neighbors are China to the west, Japan to the east, and North Korea to the north.