US News EURO 2021: The Ukraine jersey creates diplomatic tensions with Russia
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© Ryad Kramdi / AFP The head of the independence movement of Western Sahara, Brahim Ghali, at the heart of a diplomatic dispute between Spain and Morocco, will appear before a court of Madrid on June 1, 2021 to respond to allegations of torture. The head of the independence of the Western Sahara, Brahim Ghali, at the heart of a diplomatic dispute between Spain and Morocco, will appear before a court of Madrid on June 1, 2021 to respond to allegations of "torture" and "genocide" .
Football fans always like to discover the new games of jerseys of their fetish teams. The majortunics, and the euro 2021 is no exception. Three days ago, the Ukrainian Federation has unveiled the jerseys that will bring its international players to the euro, which starts on June 11th.
This jersey triggered a real controversy. Even a diplomatic incident. The Russian Football Federation (RFS) announced Tuesday night having sent a letter to UEFA to denounce the new jersey of the Ukrainian selection. Why ? The map of Ukraine appears on the jersey. Let us first remember that it corresponds well to the officially recognized borders of the country.
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Video: European leaders spied by the United States: "It's extremely serious," Reacts Clement Beaune (Le Figaro) Your Browser does not support this video © Eric Baradat Pavel Golovkin The Democratic President went so far as to qualify Vladimir Putin of "killer", attracting strong criticism of Moscow. AFP This is a message sent before a visit Wednesday on the European soil Wednesday.
Yes But here, the map also includes CrimeaSome details on the Ukraine jersey for Euro 2020 revive political tensions between Kiev and Moscow. A map including Crimea and Donbass are included, as well as slogans taken from the 2014 manifs. Reminder: The two countries are qualified for the euro ... who had ousted a president supported by Kremlin
pic.twitter.com/MHK3CSG6HW - ??? ??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? ??????????????????? ???????????????? (@nicolas_vilas)June 7, 2021 The presence of these slogans on the jersey sparked the criticisms of Moscow who associated these slogans with nationalist groups of the Second World War who fought the Soviets. In its letter, the Russian Federation indicates "attention to the use of political motives on the jersey of the Ukrainian selection, which goes against the basic principles of the UEFA Regulation on the equipment", Specifies the press service of the RFS, cited by the Russian news agencies, three days from the beginning of the euro. "Football is a sport that must always stay out of politics," he recalls next.
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"By approving such a uniform, UEFA creates a precedent, because at a next big tournament, we could see other countries trying to use their equipment for political purposes", estimates the press service of The RFS. The Spokesperson for the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova had reacted on Sunday on his Facebook account. "Imagine Crimea as part of Ukraine on the new uniform of the Ukrainian football team is a heartbreaking artistic freedom," she wrote. The bell sound is obviously radically different Ukrainian side. Proof of the extent taken by these bisbilles, it is the president in person who has been defending the national jersey.
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France / Germany: Pregnant, Ophélie Meunier had a stomach ache before the match (VIDEO) .
© Capture M6 France / Germany: Pregnant, Ophélie Meunier had trouble with a stomach before the match (VIDEO) this 15th June Evening, after the victory of France on Germany in its first match of Euro 2020, Ophélie Meunier was invited on the plateau of 100% Euro on M6. This one entrusted how anxious she had before the start of the match. The France team won yesterday evening its first victory of the euro against Germany . She moved through a goal by Germany against her camp .