A Düsseldorf court has found that Leo Zwanziger, a former president of the German football federation, was within his rights to free speech when he referred to Qatar as a "cancerous growth on world football."
Former football star George Weah stirred controversy when he chose ex-wife of war criminal Charles Taylor as his running mate. The presidential candidate gave DW his reasons in an exclusive interview.
What does a football club in a small, German-speaking Belgian town have to do with Qatar, the country that was a controversial choice to host the 2022 World Cup? DW's Matt Ford visited KAS Eupen to find out.
Former football star George Weah will face Liberia's ruling Unity Party Vice President Joseph Boakai in a runoff presidential election. The announcement came amid cries of foul from three leading opposition parties.
The suspension by Spanish courts of a plenary session to consider a declaration of independence has been called a violation of freedom of speech by Catalan leaders. Two banks are considering a move away from the region.
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