“Opposition” in the news

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opposition party
strong opposition
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www.liverpoolecho.co.uk
Liverpool Echo
· Liverpool accusations and Mohamed Salah myth dispelled by simple stats  
For a side that is sometimes accused of relying too much on the contributions of their front three against opposition goalkeepers, Liverpool's goal column was populated by as many as 19 different players last season.
www.washingtonpost.com
Washington Post
· WNBA players are so livid at Sen. Kelly Loeffler, a team owner, they’re backing her opponent  
WNBA players are stepping up their opposition to Atlanta Dream owner Kelly Loeffler, a U.S. senator, by wearing “Vote Warnock” T-shirts this week to show support for the Rev.
www.washingtonpost.com
Washington Post
· Scottish Conservatives pick new leader as key election looms  
The Conservatives have a majority in Britain’s Parliament in London, but are an opposition party in the semi-autonomous, Edinburgh-based Scottish Parliament.
www.france24.com
FRANCE 24
· Rajapaksa family set to consolidate power in Sri Lanka after virus-hit polls  
Test result figures are considered dubious by opposition parties, but authorities have reported just 11 deaths from fewer than 3,000 cases.
www.theage.com.au
The Age
· Gawn needs to be protected from unfair targeting, says Goodwin  
Max Gawn needed to be protected from unfair targeting by opposition teams trying to illegally stop him getting to contests, Demons coach Simon Goodwin said.
www.aljazeera.com
Al Jazeera
· Ukraine asks Belarus to transfer arrested Russian mercenaries  
The allegations against the Russians represent an unprecedented escalation of tensions between Russia and neighbouring Belarus, traditionally close allies, as Lukashenko seeks a sixth term in Sunday's election amid mass opposition rallies.
www.theage.com.au
The Age
· Border communities brace for latest Queensland lockdown  
Despite previously criticising Ms Palaszczuk's decision to close the border, state Opposition Leader Deb Frecklington supported the Premier's decision on Wednesday.
www.washingtonpost.com
Washington Post
· Ukraine’s leader asks Belarus to transfer detained Russians  
The allegations against the Russians represent an unprecedented escalation of tensions between Russia and neighboring Belarus, traditionally close allies, as Lukashenko seeks a sixth term in Sunday’s election amid mass opposition rallies.
www.liverpoolecho.co.uk
Liverpool Echo
· Man City star Ilkay Gundogan reveals messages with Jurgen Klopp after Liverpool won title  
After wrapping up the title in a record-quick time of just 31 games, Klopp's side were given seven guards of honour for their remaining fixtures, including at the Etihad where Gundogan clapped the opposition on to the pitch in Manchester.
seekingalpha.com
Seeking Alpha
· My Expectation Of President Trump's Re-Election Leads To A Bullish Outlook, Especially For Energy  
The influence of the opposition party’s progressive wing could usher in profound changes from the past four years if Joe Biden becomes the forty-sixth President of the United States.