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    Ukraine says detained man planned attacks on Euro soccer championship in France
    Jun07

    Ukraine says detained man planned attacks on Euro soccer championship in France

    KIEV: Ukraine’s state security service said on Monday a French citizen detained in late May on the border with Poland had been planning attacks in France to coincide with the Euro 2016 soccer championship it is hosting. The Ukrainian border guard service reported on Saturday that the unnamed 25-year-old had been arrested with an arsenal of...

    France tries to resolve strike woes before Euro 2016
    Jun07

    France tries to resolve strike woes before Euro 2016

    PARIS, France – French rail unions were holding make-or-break talks with employers late Monday, June 6, to try to end a 6-day strike that threatens to disrupt the Euro 2016 football championships. Preparations for the tournament are already clouded by security fears, which grew Monday as Ukraine announced it had … …read more Source:...

    Frenchman held in Ukraine ‘planned Euro 2016 terror attacks’
    Jun07

    Frenchman held in Ukraine ‘planned Euro 2016 terror attacks’

    Paris: A Frenchman with an arsenal of weapons and a grudge against his government’s immigration policies was detained as he tried to leave Ukraine and launch an assault on the European Championship, Ukrainian officials said… …read more Source: India...

    Ukraine arrests Frenchman suspected of plotting attacks on Euro 2016
    Jun07

    Ukraine arrests Frenchman suspected of plotting attacks on Euro 2016

    Ukraine’s state security service said on Monday that it have arrested a French citizen suspected of planning terror attacks to coincide with the Euro 2016 European Football Championship. …read more Source: China...

    Nato countries begin war game in Europe
    Jun07

    Nato countries begin war game in Europe

    WARSAW: The largest war game in eastern Europe since the end of the cold war has started in Poland on Monday as Nato and partner countries seek to mount a display of strength as a response to concerns about Russia’s assertiveness and actions. The 10-day military exercise, involving 31,000 troops and thousands of vehicles from 24 countries,...

    Frenchman held in Ukraine ‘planned Euro 2016 attacks’
    Jun07

    Frenchman held in Ukraine ‘planned Euro 2016 attacks’

    KIEV, Ukraine – Ukraine said Monday, June 6, it had arrested a suspected far-right French extremist who was allegedly planning to attack the Euro 2016 championships, adding to security fears over Europe’s showcase football tournament. The 25-year-old man had a huge arsenal of weapons and was planning to attack a … …read more...

    Russia rejects Ukraine’s request for Yanukovych’s detention
    Jun06

    Russia rejects Ukraine’s request for Yanukovych’s detention

    The request cannot be fulfilled pursuant to the 1957 European Convention on Extradition, the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office says. …read more Source:...

    Frenchman held in Ukraine ‘planned Euro 2016 attacks’
    Jun06

    Frenchman held in Ukraine ‘planned Euro 2016 attacks’

    Ukraine said on Monday it had arrested a suspected far-right French extremist with a huge arsenal of weapons who was allegedly planning to attack the Euro 2016 football championships in France. …read more Source: Channel...

    Obama to make last trip to Europe
    Jun06

    Obama to make last trip to Europe

    WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama will visit Poland and Spain in July, in what will likely be his final trip to Europe, a continent that has often presented more problems than opportunities during his presidency. The White House said that Obama will travel to Warsaw on July 7-9 for “his fifth and final summit with NATO leaders,”...

    Frenchman ‘planning Euro 2016 attacks’ nabbed
    Jun06

    Frenchman ‘planning Euro 2016 attacks’ nabbed

    KIEV: Ukraine’s state security service said yesterday a French citizen detained in late May on the Ukrainian-Polish border had been planning attacks in France to coincide with the Euro 2016 soccer championship it is hosting. On Saturday the Ukrainian border guard service reported the unnamed 25-year-old had been arrested with an arsenal of...

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