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‘Historic vote!’ Putin left red-faced as US Senate backs Finland and Sweden joining NATO

The Senate voted 95 to one to support ratification of accession documents, easily surpassing the two-thirds majority of 67 votes required to support ratification of the two countries’ accession documents. Sweden and Finland applied for NATO membership in response to the February 24 invasion. Russia has repeatedly warned both countries against joining the alliance. US […]

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Ukraine warns of new Russian offensive; Sweden, Finland move closer to joining NATO

Ukraine warns of new Russian southern offensive Strike force aimed at president’s hometown, says Ukraine U.S., Italy approve Finland, Sweden accession to NATO Ukraine calls on China to help end war, says SCMP KYIV/WASHINGTON, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Ukraine said Russia had started creating a military strike force aimed at President Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s hometown of […]

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Finance

Washington ratifies Sweden and Finland’s Nato membership

The US Senate ratified Finland and Sweden’s accession to Nato, a crucial step towards bringing the Nordic countries into the military alliance as the war between Russia and Ukraine grinds on. The vote, which received widespread bipartisan support, represents a significant milestone for the two formerly neutral powers, which have shifted their stance in the […]

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UK

Greek Tourism Minister meets Ambassadors of Sweden and Norway | TornosNews.gr

Greek Tourism Minister Vassilis Kikilias had consecutive meetings on Tuesday evening with the Ambassadors of Sweden Johan Borgstam and Norway Frode Overland Andersen in the context of the implemented strategy for the extension of the tourism period in Greece, ANA reports.He explained why targeting the North European people that have retired is based on the […]

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Tourism Min Kikilias meets Ambassadors of Sweden and Norway – Hellenic News of America

Tourism Minister Vassilis Kikilias had consecutive meetings on Tuesday evening with the Ambassadors of Sweden Johan Borgstam and Norway Frode Overland Andersen in the context of the implemented strategy for the extension of the tourism period in Greece.Kikilias exchanged views with the two envoys regarding the planning and the attraction of travellers from northern and […]

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Life Style

Queen Silvia of Sweden has ruby tiara with ‘controversial’ and extraordinary history

Prince Sigvard married a woman from a non-royal and non-aristocratic background in 1934, leading him to lose his royal titles and status. Because of this, the ruby tiara became a “controversial” item within the Royal Family, according to The Court Jeweller. Although two of Sigvard’s three wives (he married three times during his lifetime) were […]

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Sports

England Women 4-0 Sweden Women: Euro 2022 final place secured as Alessia Russo’s moment lights up semi-final

Few would have thought of it and even fewer would have tried it. Alessia Russo went and executed it. A backheeled finish when running away from goal that not only went between two defenders but between the two legs of the Sweden goalkeeper. This was the moment in a summer of them. England’s women were […]

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Sports

England 4-0 Sweden: Player ratings as Lionesses roar into first final since 2009

England emphatically booked their place in the Euro 2022 final at Wembley Stadium this Sunday with a stunning 4-0 semi-final triumph against Sweden. The Lionesses lit up Bramall Lane on Tuesday night and will face Germany or France under the famous arch in their first final since 2009. Bethany Mead opened the scoring on 34 […]

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Sports

England Women 4-0 Sweden Women: Alessia Russo brilliance powers Lionesses to Euro 2022 final

A moment of brilliance from Alessia Russo helped power England into the final of Euro 2022, beating Sweden 4-0 in front of a record-breaking crowd at Bramall Lane. The Manchester United striker is a regular fixture off the bench for the Lionesses, but continued to put pressure on Sarina Wiegman’s team selection when she scored […]

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England 4-0 Sweden: Lionesses roar into Euro 2022 final as Russo nets stunning backheel

Sharp near-post turn, freakish bobbly header, mesmerising back-heel or through the goalkeeper’s gloves. The Lionesses just keep finding their way through. And another highly-respected European team lies clawed to pieces, wondering what on earth has happened to them. The impressive thing about this campaign is not that England keep rattling in the goals, it is […]