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Russian troops patrol Syrian border following deal with Turkey

Russian troops patrol Syrian border following deal with Turkey

World
Russian troops have begun patrols on the Syrian border to remove Kurdish fighters as part of an agreement with Turkey.The forces were seen heading towards the city of Kobane in northern Syria the day after Turkey and Russia agreed measures to remove Syrian Kurdish fighters from the border and jointly patrol the area. As part of the deal, Syrian President Bashar al Assad's forces will establish 15 posts at the border alongside Russian troops, according to the Interfax news agency. Image: Russian soldiers will be patrolling along the Syrian border. File pic The agreement came at the end of a five-day ceasefire which had been brokered to allow the Kurds to withdraw following Turkey's incursion into northeast Syria.Now the Kremlin has dem...
Ex-Manchester United defender Patrice Evra says Arsenal are ‘babies’ following defeat at Sheffield United

Ex-Manchester United defender Patrice Evra says Arsenal are ‘babies’ following defeat at Sheffield United

Sports
Patrice Evra claims Arsenal are no different to the days when he played against them at Manchester United.The Gunners suffered their second Premier League defeat of the season after going down to a 1-0 defeat to Sheffield United on Monday night. AFP or licensors Arsenal endured a frustrating evening at Bramall Lane Lys Mousset’s first-half goal was all that separated the two sides in a game which saw record Gunners signing Nicolas Pepe miss a sitter from six yards out. Bukayo Saka was cautioned for diving in the box while Unai Emery’s assistant Freddie Ljungberg was shown a yellow card for his animated protests on the touchline. The result means Arsenal missed out on the opportunity to go third in the table. And Evra didn’t hold back in his criticism of th
Pep Guardiola doesn’t like people thinking it is easy for Manchester City when they win following 2-0 Crystal Palace victory

Pep Guardiola doesn’t like people thinking it is easy for Manchester City when they win following 2-0 Crystal Palace victory

Sports
Pep Guardiola was unhappy with the suggestion that what Manchester City do is easy.City won 2-0 against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park and the result never looked in any doubt. Gabriel Jesus and David Silva scored in the first half to see Guardiola’s side temporarily cut Liverpool’s lead at the top to five points. Getty Images - Getty Pep Guardiola’s side beat Crystal Palace 2-0 The City boss did not like people thinking it is easy for his side when they win. He told talkSPORT: “It is always routine when you win and when you lose against Wolves you are a disaster. “It’s always like this. We are a good team and sometimes the opponents are good, sometimes we have a bad performance but it’s not routine and there’s a lot of work behind it. “You cannot imagine
‘The Daily Show’ to air live Tuesday following fourth Democratic debate

‘The Daily Show’ to air live Tuesday following fourth Democratic debate

Entertainment
Oct. 14 (UPI) -- The Daily Show with Trevor Noah will air live Tuesday following the fourth Democratic primary debate for the 2020 presidential election, Comedy Central announced. The live episode, titled Votegasm 2020: The Field Narrows From 10 to...12?, will air at 11 p.m. EDT. Noah's guest will be Alex Wagner, co-host and executive producer of Showtime's The Circus and special correspondent for CBS News. It will mark the 15th time The Daily Show with Trevor Noah has aired live with the late night talk show having also covered the previous 2020 Democratic debates and President Donal Trump's State of the Union Addresses, among other political events. The debate is co-hosted by CNN and The New York Times. It will be broadcasted live at 8 p.m. EDT from Otterbein University in Westerville,...
Boxing news: Zelfa Barrett floored by eye-watering low blow, knocks opponent out in following round on Josh Warrington undercard

Boxing news: Zelfa Barrett floored by eye-watering low blow, knocks opponent out in following round on Josh Warrington undercard

Sports
Zelfa Barrett knocked out Jordy McCorry in the ninth round to defend his Commonwealth super-featherweight title on Josh Warrington’s undercard on Saturday night.The ‘Brown Flash’ was dropped by a low blow from his opponent just one round earlier, and got revenge with the stoppage. The action initially heated up in round three as Barrett floored McCorry with a brutal body shot. In the sessions that followed, Zelfa was warned multiple times for low blows, but not deducted a point. He then scored a second knockdown in round eight, before his opponent saved himself by smashing Barrett back with a low blow of his own. POWER PUNCHER Usyk's top five knockouts as Joshua, Wilder and Fury lie in wait