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Iranian football fans ordered to mourn at match

Ayatollah tells fans not to celebrate at South Korean match in Tehran scheduled on eve of holy day of Ashoura.

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Palestinians call on FIFA to ban matches in settlements

Call comes just days after Human Rights Watch asked FIFA to ban Israeli teams from playing in the occupied West Bank.

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US: Colin Kaepernick says he has received death threats

San Francisco 49ers' Colin Kaepernick says death threats were made since he began to protest during the national anthem.

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NFL: Footballer Colin Kaepernick continues his protest

San Francisco 49ers' back-up quarterback says he is speaking for those who do not have his kind of platform.

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More black American footballers join inequality protest

NFL cornerback Marcus Peters raises his fist and several others kneel when national anthem is performed.

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Thousands in Spain's Madrid call for bullfighting ban

Protest part of a growing animal rights movement that has prompted local authorities to crack down on the tradition.

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EU MPs call on FIFA to ban Israel settlement clubs

An open letter signed by more than 60 MEPs urges FIFA to prevent football from being used for territorial expansion.

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Swimmer Ryan Lochte punished by US Olympic committee

US swimmer is suspended from using Olympic facilities and will miss next world championship for his part in Rio scandal.

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Paralympic Games poised to bring social change to Rio

The host city's disabled community is hoping being under the spotlight will have a positive effect on their lives.

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US footballer Kaepernick snubs national anthem again

Kaepernick continues silent protest against racial oppression in America, riling critics who say he's unpatriotic.

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