Italian women footballers aim for where men failed – a place in the World Cup

After years of being ignored in Italy, the national women’s team face the prospect of a place in the 2019 World Cup – while the men sit at home There are two hard truths in Italian football; first, that the men’s national team, four times world champions, are virtually guar

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EU anti-propaganda unit gets €1m a year to counter Russian fake news

East Stratcom taskforce will be funded from EU budget for first time after summit highlights threat from ‘cyber-attacks and fake news’ The EU is stepping up its campaign to counter disinformation and fake news from Russia by spending more than €1m a year on its specialist anti-propaganda unit.

Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/nov/25/eu-anti-propaganda-unit-gets-1m-a-year-to-counter-russian-fake-news