Appearing to be heading out of FIFA tournament in Qatar, South Korea beat Portugal 2-1 to enter next knockout phase, kicking out Ghana and Uruguay in the process.
Giorgian de Arrascaeta nets twice in six minutes as resurgent Uruguay beat Ghana 2-0 in a battle for their World Cup survival, only to crash out agonisingly on goals scored after South Korea's shock win over Portugal.
Ghana's coach Otto Add takes aim at American referee Ismail Elfath after a tight 3-2 loss against Portugal, saying penalty he gave to Cristiano Ronaldo contributed to his side's defeat.
As Washington directed its energy on Russia, Beijing stepped in to fill the vacuum with large ınfrastructure projects and generous aid to nations.
Dozens to hundreds have died in stampedes and clashes during football matches in the past 40 years.
New threats of US sanctions against African countries will drive them out of America’s sphere of influence and push them towards a new world order being carved out by the East.
Leaders of Economic Community of West African States accept transition promises of both African countries and lift economic and financial sanctions on them, but reject a three-year transition proposed by coup leaders in Guinea.
Some of the world’s lower-income nations face a serious debt crisis which will complicate their efforts to recover from the pandemic-induced global recession.
This year marks the first time the tournament will be held in the Middle East and has been pushed to later in the year than is typical to avoid the region’s summer heat.
The regional economic bloc known as ECOWAS made the decision during a summit in Ghana’s capital Accra, where it also discussed the situations in other coup-affected member states including Mali, Burkina Faso and Guinea.
West African leaders opt not to impose further sanctions, demanding instead a timetable for a swift return to civilian rule in the African country.
Nearly two decades ago, big companies pledged to stop using cocoa harvested by children, but failed to take meaningful steps.
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