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Matip set to snub Africa Cup of Nations next year

Joel Matip has hinted that he could snub next year’s Africa Cup of Nations to stay with Liverpool.
The Cameroonian defender, has played 27 times for his country. 151 more words



The people by whom we are led,
Are used to having carpets red,
Laid down before them as they walk,
Most often on the way to talk. 137 more words


Lack of red-carpet staircase for Obama a snub?

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

The absence of a red-carpet welcome for US President Barack Obama upon his arrival in Hangzhou has sparked speculation that China may have given him a diplomatic snub to express its displeasure over recent US moves. 619 more words

Current Affairs

Barack Obama 'Deliberately Snubbed' By Chinese In Chaotic Arrival At G20

China’s leaders have been accused of delivering a calculated diplomatic snub to Barack Obama after the US president was not provided with a staircase to leave his plane during his chaotic arrival in Hangzhou before the start of the G20.

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Did China "Intentionally Snub" President Obama As He Arrived for G20?

“These things do not happen by mistake. Not with the Chinese.”

Foreign ministry official says Washington turned down Beijing’s proposal to provide rolling red-carpet stairway for US leader when he arrived at Hangzhou airport for G20 summit… 1,437 more words

Jesse Owens: 1936, Hitler & the forgotten snub

The 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin was Adolf Hitler’s opportunity to showcase Nazi Germany to the world and in particular to promote his ideals of Aryan racial supremacy, through sport. 1,136 more words


US Vice President Biden’s Louth Visit Further Proof That Dundalk Gets Everything

If proof was ever needed that the north of the county gets everything and Drogheda gets nothing then look no further than US Vice-President Joe Biden’s visit to Cooley this weekend. 427 more words