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China doesn't understand Canada's judicial system, says Trudeau

World May 22, 2020

China doesn't understand Canada's judicial system, says Trudeau

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Thursday that China doesn’t get that Canada has an independent judicial system and reiterated his charge that Beijing imprisoned two Canadians in retaliation for the arrest of a top Huawei executive. Trudeau said Canada will continue to press Beijing ...

Italy's heritage authority approves San Siro demolition

Soccer May 22, 2020

Italy's heritage authority approves San Siro demolition

Italy's heritage authority raised no objections to tearing down Milan's 1920s-era San Siro arena, a document seen by Reuters showed, removing a major obstacle to plans by the city's top-flight soccer clubs to replace it with a new stadium. Serie A clubs AC Milan and ...

JFA approves 115 loans for clubs threatened by pandemic

Soccer May 22, 2020

JFA approves 115 loans for clubs threatened by pandemic

The Japan Football Association has approved loans totaling ¥210 million ($1.9 million) to 115 financially strapped soccer clubs, it announced Thursday. Funds for the first 71 loans, part of a program to keep teams going during the new coronavirus pandemic, have already been transferred after ...

Japan Karate Federation to redo Olympic qualification in two classes

More Sports May 22, 2020

Japan Karate Federation to redo Olympic qualification in two classes

The Japan Karate Federation's head of development said Thursday he will instruct the governing body to "redo" Olympic qualification for two kumite weight classes following a decision by the sport's international governing body. The World Karate Federation on Wednesday outlined a revised qualification system for ...