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Basel

A town in Switzerland. It has been known for centuries as a meeting place where a number of international agreements have been formed. See also: Basel I, Basel II.
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As part of its ongoing work to improve risk-management standards in banks, the Basle Committee on Banking Supervision (Basle Committee) issued a paper on September 22, 1998, entitled Framework for Internal Control Systems of Banking Organisations.
On both occasions Basle bossed the contest and this young team seems to be saving themselves for European contests judging by the 1-1 draw away to St Gallen last time out in the Swiss league, whereas tired Tottenham are desperately attempting to fight on two fronts.
Within minutes Lukaku's squared ball was met by a first-time Mkhitaryan shot, taken onto the post by the faintest touch by Basle goalkeeper Tomas Vaclik before the follow-up was blocked.
Liverpool are in the opposite position of knowing a draw is a good result and the onus will be on stopping Basle from setting the tempo.
Basle were playing with men behind the ball but fired a warning on the break when Salah cut inside and shot over.
Phil Jones grabbed a lifetime near the end but the visitors were unable to conjure up a miracle second, leaving Basle to celebrate the greatest night in their history.
I did the Old Trafford game between the pair, and while Basle played well, United were very complacent and made some massive mistakes.
Ashley Young came to the Red Devils rescue after Basle had produced a sensational fightback that had left them on the ropes.
PART 8 Basle 2 Boro 0 IT'S hard to believe, but five years have passed since the remarkable climax to Boro's unforgettable 2005/06 campaign.
In a future Basle, a city reshaped by an event known as the Great Flood, microscopic particles called tracers monitor the activities of the citizens, ably identifying criminals in the act.
The Basle gathering came just before the events that led to the collapse of communism in eastern Europe, and drew 7,000 people to its closing worship.
The dramatic move comes as the club prepares for a potentially explosive tie next month in Basle, a club with a notorious hooligan element.