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Daily Archives: June 21, 2019

Fernando Torres Announces Retirement

Spanish World Cup-winning striker Fernando Torres has announced he is to retire from football. Torres, 35, played at Atletico Madrid, Liverpool, and Chelsea in his 18-year career and is currently at Sagan Tosu in Japan’s J1 League. In 110 games for Spain, he scored the winner in Euro 2008 and …

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Forbes CommunityVoice Connecting expert communities to the Forbes audience.What is This? Small-Business Owners Are Busy. They Don’t Have Time To Learn To Speak ‘Bank’

Recently, a small-business owner friend told me a cautionary tale about “bank-speak.” She had a great idea for expanding with a new product line, but she didn’t have enough room in her operating budget to turn the idea from vision to reality. So she decided to apply for a loan. …

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US-Iran military conflict will be a ‘lose-lose situation,’ analysts say PUBLISHED 43 MIN AGO

Experts are worried over the dispute but believe President Donald Trump will avoid military confrontation. “Neither the Iranians nor the Americans can really gain anything. This is a complete lose-lose situation,” said Trita Parsi, adjunct associate professor at the Center for Security Studies at Georgetown University. Political risk consultancy Eurasia Group put …

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Iran Shoots Down US Drone Aircraft

Tehran, Iran shot down a United States military drone on Thursday, further escalating the already volatile situation playing out between Washington and Tehran in the Middle East. Iran’s Revolutionary Guard said it had shot down an “intruding American spy drone” after it entered into the country’s territory Thursday. A US …

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EFCC Re-arraigns An American Over $1.2m ‘green Card Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday re-arraigned an American, Marco Antonio Ramirez, before an Ikeja Special Offences Court for allegedly defrauding three Nigerians of $1,229,800 under the pretext of securing America’s Green Card for them. Those allegedly defrauded by the American and his companies are: Ambassador Godson …

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