Clashes erupt between Israelis and Palestinians in Bethlehem
17 February 2018 | 5:26 pm
Israeli soldiers clashed with Palestinian demonstrators in Bethlehem after Hamas urged a fresh uprising against Israel.
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Soldiers of the territorial defence force of Ukraine in Kharkiv cheered on their team on Wednesday night when they played in a World Cup qualification play-off match against Scotland. A very small screen in shelter was enough for the men to enjoy their team's 3-1 triumph at Hampden Park in Glasgow.
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