Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Dutch Advance to World Cup Quarterfinals

The Netherlands stunned Mexico with two late goals to advance to the quarterfinals of the World Cup football (soccer) championship. Klaas-Jan Huntelaar scored on an injury-time penalty shot Sunday to give the orange-clad Dutch team a 2-1 win in the round of 16 knockout match.  On the winning goal, Huntelaar rifled a powerful low shot into the left corner of the net as Mexican goalie Guillermo Ochoa lunged in the opposite direction. Mexico led for much of the second half, with...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter