Will S.A. be ready? cbc.ca >> DURBAN — “Here, ladies and gentlemen, the dream is now reality.” With these words, FIFA president Sepp Blatter did his best Tuesday in Durban, South Africa, to set the tone for the 100-day countdown to the World Cup opener in June. But this is South Africa, where the drama is invariably unscripted. Take the other night in Durban for example. A phalanx of police vehicles pressed through tight traffic, lights flashing and sirens... Read More
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