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    Ukraine says detained French man who plotted attack during Euro 2016
    Jun06

    Ukraine says detained French man who plotted attack during Euro 2016

    SBU chief Vasyl Hrytsak said the man had made contact with armed groups in Ukraine with the aim of buying weapons and explosives. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Struggles to Shake Off Legacy of Corruption
    Jun06

    Ukraine Struggles to Shake Off Legacy of Corruption

    The resignation of Aivaras Abromavicius, the economy and trade minister, amid allegations of cronyism was a worrying sign in the fight against graft. …read more Source: The New York...

    France tries to resolve transport woes before Euro 2016
    Jun06

    France tries to resolve transport woes before Euro 2016

    PARIS: French rail unions held make-or-break talks with employers Monday to try to end a six-day strike that threatens to disrupt the Euro 2016 football championships already clouded by security fears. Tensions were raised on Monday as Ukraine’s intelligence service said it had arrested a Frenchman who was allegedly planning to stage 15...

    Poland’s under-fire president coming to Denmark
    Jun06

    Poland’s under-fire president coming to Denmark

    Ahead of the upcoming NATO summit in Warsaw in July, Polish President Andrzey Duda will pay an official visit to Copenhagen this week on June 9. Duda will meet with the prime minister, Lars Løkke Rasmussen, and discuss a number of issues within the spectrum of security, energy, trade and the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, one of Poland’s...

    Euro 2016 Soccer Championship Attack Plot Foiled, Ukraine Says
    Jun06

    Euro 2016 Soccer Championship Attack Plot Foiled, Ukraine Says

    KIEV (Reuters) – 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...

    French male ‘planned Euro 2016 attacks’, Ukraine says
    Jun06

    French male ‘planned Euro 2016 attacks’, Ukraine says

    Ukraine confirms detention of French national accused of plotting to attack mosques, synagogues and state institutions …read more Source: World...

    Euro 2016: ‘Terror plot’ foiled by Ukrainian authorities
    Jun06

    Euro 2016: ‘Terror plot’ foiled by Ukrainian authorities

    Description Officials arrest the suspect on the Ukraine-Polish border French ‘ultra-nationalist’ allegedly planned up to 15 attacks on buildings, bridges and railways One-Minute Read Monday, June 6, 2016 – 2:53pm Ukrainian authorities claim to have thwarted a series of terror attacks …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine arrests Frenchman for plotting attacks on Euro 2016
    Jun06

    Ukraine arrests Frenchman for plotting attacks on Euro 2016

    Ukrainian Security Service says man planned series of 15 attacks on bridges, railways and other infrastructure for Euro 2016 …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Frenchman accused of amassing arsenal for Euro 2016 attacks
    Jun06

    Frenchman accused of amassing arsenal for Euro 2016 attacks

    A Frenchman who amassed an arsenal of weapons, explosives and tactical gear was plotting to attack the European Championship soccer tournament and was arrested trying to cross into the European Union from Ukraine, officials said Monday. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukraine Arrests Man ‘Planning Euro 2016 Attacks’
    Jun06

    Ukraine Arrests Man ‘Planning Euro 2016 Attacks’

    The head of Ukraine’s State Security Service (SBU) Vasyl Hrytsak says it has detained a French citizen planning a series of armed attacks in France during the Euro 2016 soccer championship. (Reuters) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...