Search: Look for:   Last 1 Month   Last 6 Months   All time
Home :: World

Gaza violence postpones Europa League match

Switzerland,Sports, Wed, 21 Nov 2012 IANS

Nyon (Switzerland), Nov 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ongoing violence in the Gaza Strip means a Europa League tie between Israel's Hapoel Kiryat Shmona and Spain's Athletic Bilbao has been postponed, UEFA said Wednesday.

Clashes in Gaza are in their eighth day since Israeli forces began air strikes on the disputed territory in response to a surge in rocket firings.

The Group I match, scheduled to be held in Haifa, was moved "due to the tense security situation in the region", UEFA said in a website statement.

"A decision concerning the rescheduling of the match will be made by the end of the week."

On Wednesday, the city of Tel Aviv, near Hapoel Kiryat Shmona's home city of Haifa, saw its first bomb attack since 2006 when a device exploded on a bus, reportedly injuring 10.

??IANS/RIA Novosti

ss/dg


LATEST IMAGES
PM Modi attending the last rites of the former President of India, late Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
CEO, General Motors calling on the PM Modi
Senior General Min Aung Hlaing calling on the PM Modi
Shri Pranab Mukherjee lighting the lamp to inaugurate the Centenary Celebrations
Lead actor, Bahubali, calling on the Prime Minister Modi
Post comments:
Your Name (*) :
Your Email :
Your Phone :
Your Comment (*):
  Reload Image
 
 

Comments:


 

OTHER TOP STORIES


Excellent Hair Fall Treatment
Careers | Privacy Policy | Feedback | About Us | Contact Us | | Latest News
Copyright © 2015 NEWS TRACK India All rights reserved.