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Jose Mourinho: England’s future looks bright after World Cup

Jose Mourinho has told England to "believe in the process" after their World Cup campaign finished with a 2-0 defeat against Belgium in the third-place play-off on Saturday.

Jose Mourinho: Paul Pogba should not be given France’s winner against Australia

Jose Mourinho said Paul Pogba should not have been given France's winner against Australia - but praised the midfielder's desire to help seal a winning start for his country.

Jose Mourinho praises ‘special’ Cristiano Ronaldo after Portugal treble

Jose Mourinho lauded Cristiano Ronaldo as a player for "special matches" after his heroics helped Portugal draw 3-3 with Spain on Friday.

Bashar al-Assad vows to retake Syrian territory held by US-backed SDF

In an interview with Russia Today, Mr Assad also said the government had “started now opening doors for negotiations” with the SDF, a Kurdish dominated militia alliance that controls parts of northern and eastern Syria where U.S. forces are stationed.

Egypt protests to Moscow over RT poll on disputed territory

Egypt said it protested on Saturday to Moscow about an online poll by Russian state-owned channel RT on whether readers view a disputed border territory as Egyptian or Sudanese.

Kaspersky publishes open letter revealing Twitter banned its ads

Twitter Inc. said on Friday that it has banned ads from Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, saying the cyber-security company’s business model conflicts with advertising rules and citing U.S. government claims that Kaspersky has ties to Russian intelligence agencies.

French minister dismisses concerns over Emmanuel Macron’s fake news law plan

Judges, not the government, will be in charge of enforcing French President Emmanuel Macron’s proposed new legislation to fight fake news on the Internet, a minister said on Tuesday, dismissing concerns over state control of information.

Spain raises Russian meddling in Catalonia with EU

Spain on Monday raised the issue of “disinformation and manipulation” emanating from Russia during the Catalan independence crisis, at a meeting of EU foreign and defence ministers.

Vladimir Putin criticises restriction on Russian media

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said Russia would respond in kind to what he said were Washington’s measures to restrict the freedom of speech of Russian media organisations operating on U.S soil.

Spain concerned over Russian social media activity on Catalonia

Spain said Friday it had noted news manipulation about the Catalan crisis on social media originating “from Russian territory,” adding the issue would be raised at an upcoming EU ministers meeting.

Twitter blocks 201 Russian-linked accounts

Twitter has identified and blocked 201 suspected Russian-linked accounts connected to the spreading of false information in last year’s US presidential election, the social network said Thursday.

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Premier League calls on fans to behave after incidents of abuse

The Premier League published a message to fans on Friday calling on them to support their teams in the right way following recent incidents of abuse that have blighted the game.