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    France On High Alert Ahead Of Euro 2016
    Jun08

    France On High Alert Ahead Of Euro 2016

    France is on a high terror alert as it prepares to host Euro 2016 from Friday with the month long event predicted to attract two million visitors. With matches spread across 10 venues in nine cities, the country is under a state of emergency and security forces have launched an enormous operation to prevent any repeat of the jihadist attacks in...

    US optimistic EU will renew sanctions on Russia
    Jun08

    US optimistic EU will renew sanctions on Russia

    ‘Minsk [agreement] is far from being implemented in any of its components,’ US top official says …read more Source: World...

    France on high alert two days prior to Euro 2016
    Jun08

    France on high alert two days prior to Euro 2016

    Warnings mounted on Wednesday over potential terrorist attacks just two days before the start of Euro 2016, with France on high alert as it readies to host two million foreign football fans. The French government was set to launch a smartphone app which would warn visitors of any “major crisis”, a day after Britain warned that fans could be...

    Why the West Misunderstands Russia’s Challenge
    Jun08

    Why the West Misunderstands Russia’s Challenge

    By Andreas UmlandLooking past the bluster and hyperbole of Russia’s political leaders and business elites.At a time when even Angela Merkel, long the enforcer of the Western sanctions policy on Putin’s Russia after the Crimea invasion, is going soft on Russia, it is high time to look at Western strategy toward that country. What...

    US optimistic EU will renew sanctions on Russia
    Jun08

    US optimistic EU will renew sanctions on Russia

    ‘Minsk [agreement] is far from being implemented in any of its components,’ US top official says …read more Source: Anadolu...

    The Euro 2016 terror threat explained
    Jun08

    The Euro 2016 terror threat explained

    French police take part in a mock suicide attack exercise ahead of the Euro 2016 football championship, at the fan zone in Lyon, on June 7, 2016. – AFP Photo PARIS: France is on a high terror alert as it prepares to host Euro 2016 from Friday with the month long event predicted to attract two million visitors. With matches spread across 10 venues...

    Exclusive: Ukraine says French national had plans for 15 attacks in France
    Jun08

    Exclusive: Ukraine says French national had plans for 15 attacks in France

    * Euronews exclusive interview * 25-year-old had plans for “15 attacks” * “Arms smuggling more likely” – France *Exclusive interview with… …read more Source:...

    More US Pushback Needed Against Russian Aggression
    Jun08

    More US Pushback Needed Against Russian Aggression

    U.S. lawmakers have expressed concern that the Obama administration may not be engaged enough in countering what they view as Russia’s bad behavior in Ukraine and Georgia. “I worry that the message that [Russian President Vladimir] Putin must be taking from our response is that his limit-testing aggression and opportunism is the right...

    Savchenko Says Willing To Hold Peace Talks With Separatists
    Jun08

    Savchenko Says Willing To Hold Peace Talks With Separatists

    Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko says she is willing to talk with Russia-backed separatist leaders in eastern Ukraine to try to end the nation’s two-year-old conflict. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Nuland: Russia Feeling ‘Pain’ Of U.S. Sanctions
    Jun08

    Nuland: Russia Feeling ‘Pain’ Of U.S. Sanctions

    A top U.S. official says economic sanctions continue to be the most powerful leverage Washington has over Russia, and that those measures have thwarted potential Russian efforts to seize larger swaths of Ukrainian territory, including the capital. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...