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    ‘Plan to attack Muslim and Jewish places of worship during Euro 2016 thwarted’
    Jun06

    ‘Plan to attack Muslim and Jewish places of worship during Euro 2016 thwarted’

    A Frenchman who planned to carry out attacks during soccer tournament in Ukraine has been arrested, authorities say. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Ukraine says detained man was planning attacks in France
    Jun06

    Ukraine says detained man was planning attacks in France

    The head of Ukraine’s State Security Service (SBU) said on Monday a French citizen detained in late May on the Ukrainian-Polish border had been planning a string of attacks in France to coincide with the UEFA Euro 2016 soccer championship there. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Frenchman planned to hit Euro 2016 with ’15 terror attacks’
    Jun06

    Frenchman planned to hit Euro 2016 with ’15 terror attacks’

    Authorities in Ukraine say they have helped to thwart some “15 terrorist attacks” in France that were to be committed in the run up to and during Euro 2016. …read more Source: The Local...

    15 ‘terrorist attacks’ prevented ahead of Euro championships: Ukraine
    Jun06

    15 ‘terrorist attacks’ prevented ahead of Euro championships: Ukraine

    Authorities have detained a Frenchman, whom they said had intended to target Muslim and Jewish places of worship, as well as administrative buildings in France. …read more Source: Channel...

    Euro 2016: Fifteen ‘Terror Attacks’ Foiled
    Jun06

    Euro 2016: Fifteen ‘Terror Attacks’ Foiled

    Several planned terror attacks on the Euro 2016 tournament in France have been thwarted, according to a Ukrainian security chief. …read more Source: Sky...

    Agricultural Corruption in the Former Soviet Union: Unsexy But Lucrative
    Jun06

    Agricultural Corruption in the Former Soviet Union: Unsexy But Lucrative

    Image: Vegetables. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com Like savvy business tycoons, leaders in the former Soviet Union who use their positions to grab much of their countries’ economic wealth know the importance of diversification. That’s why the portfolio of the typical dictator in the region includes a number of industries. Energy, banking,...

    Belarus, Ukraine discuss cooperation in power industry
    Jun06

    Belarus, Ukraine discuss cooperation in power industry

    “The goal of the event was to discuss cooperation in the electric power industry,” the press service noted. …read more Source:...

    MH17 Investigation at ‘Advanced Stage,’ Results Due in Months
    Jun06

    MH17 Investigation at ‘Advanced Stage,’ Results Due in Months

    Dutch prosecutors say an international joint investigation into the downing of Flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine is “at a very advanced stage” and the results will be available within months. This part of the investigation concerns the weapon used and “the exact launch site of the weapon” to bring down the Malaysia Airlines...

    Malaysia Airlines passengers describe ‘chaotic moment’
    Jun06

    Malaysia Airlines passengers describe ‘chaotic moment’

    Passengers started screaming and a food trolley and other items seemed to be floating in the air. ||| London – The crisis-hit Malaysia Airlines was at the centre of another drama on Sunday after 34 people were injured during severe turbulence on a flight from London. Flight MH1 to Kuala Lumpur was over the Bay of Bengal when it suddenly...

    Several hurt by turbulence on Malaysia Airlines flight
    Jun06

    Several hurt by turbulence on Malaysia Airlines flight

    An unspecified number of passengers and crew were injured when a Malaysia Airlines flight from London to Kuala Lumpur was hit by severe turbulence, the carrier said, as photos emerged showing a cabin strewn with debris and upended meal carts. The trouble-prone national flag carrier, which is still trying to shake the stigma of the double...