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John I

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1. (Biography) surnamed Tzimisces. 925–976 ad, Byzantine emperor (969–976): extended Byzantine power into Bulgaria and Syria
2. (Biography) called the Great. 1357–1433, king of Portugal (1385–1433). He secured independence for Portugal by his victory over Castile (1385) and initiated Portuguese overseas expansion
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The President of the Republic, Joao Loureno, left this Saturday, 9, Luanda, bound for Brazzaville, to participate in a tripartite meeting to analyze peace in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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Joao Victoria's fifth-minute header was enough to seal a place in the next round and Kilby can now match Ajax for the world record of consecutive wins if they beat Vale of Leithen next weekend.
Alors qu'il menait 4-3 dans le premier set de son 8e de finale face a Joao Sousa, Kei Nishikori a jete l'eponge.
HOST nation France may be the favourites to beat Portugal in tomorrow's Euro 2016 final but Joao Mario insists the underdogs can overcome past results and upset the odds.