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One million 2014 Brazil World Cup tickets go on sale

One million 2014 Brazil World Cup tickets go on sale

Aug 20, – Tickets for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil went on sale on Tuesday, with fans able to apply on Fifa’s website.  Fifa is expecting a similar demand to Germany 2006, when there were about seven applicants for every ticket of the 64-match tournament. Around 3.3 million tickets will be available for the […]

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UN says thousands of Syrians fleeing to Iraq

UN says thousands of Syrians fleeing to Iraq

Aug 19, BAGHDAD — In a mass exodus, around 30,000 Syrians have fled their homeland’s bloody civil war over the past five days and streamed across the border into neighboring Iraq’s northern self-ruled Kurdish region, the U.N. refugee agency said Monday. The huge influx of people, many of whom are Syrian Kurds escaping escalating violence […]

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