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    Frenchman arrested in Ukraine ‘planned string of Euro 2016 attacks’
    Jun06

    Frenchman arrested in Ukraine ‘planned string of Euro 2016 attacks’

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    Frenchman Who Amassed Arsenal To Attack Euro 2016 Championship Arrested
    Jun06

    Frenchman Who Amassed Arsenal To Attack Euro 2016 Championship Arrested

    MOSCOW (AP) — 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. Read More → …read more Source:...

    Poland, NATO states hold major drill amid security fears
    Jun06

    Poland, NATO states hold major drill amid security fears

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — NATO members and partners on Monday launched their biggest ever joint exercise in Poland at a time when central and eastern European nations are seeking strong security guarantees amid concerns about Russia. Polish Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz and U.S. Ambassador Paul W. Jones opened the Anaconda-16 exercise during a...

    Obama to make last trip to Europe
    Jun06

    Obama to make last trip to Europe

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    Ukraine detains man planning attacks on Euro championship in France
    Jun06

    Ukraine detains man planning attacks on Euro championship in France

    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 weapons...

    Obama to make last trip to Europe
    Jun06

    Obama to make last trip to Europe

    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,” before going on his first...

    Aliyepanga kushambulia mechi akamatwa Ukrain
    Jun06

    Aliyepanga kushambulia mechi akamatwa Ukrain

    Wapelelezi nchini Ukraine wanamzuilia raia mmoja wa Ufaransa, anayesemekana alikuwa akipanga mashambulizi mjini Paris. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Detains Frenchman Plotting Terror Attacks during Euro 2016
    Jun06

    Ukraine Detains Frenchman Plotting Terror Attacks during Euro 2016

    A French citizen detained on the Ukrainian-Polish border last month had planned terror attacks, to coincide with the Euro 2016 soccer championship in France, France 24 TV broadcaster reported on Monday. The TV channel quoted the head of Ukraine’s state security agency SBU Vasily Gritsak as saying at a news briefing in Kiev the man had...

    Frenchman ‘planned attacks during Euro 2016’ – Ukraine’s SBU
    Jun06

    Frenchman ‘planned attacks during Euro 2016’ – Ukraine’s SBU

    A Frenchman detained last month with a large cache of arms was planning mass attacks during the Euro 2016 football tournament, which starts on Friday, Ukrainian officials say. The man, identified by French media as Gregoire Moutaux, 25, was arrested on the Ukrainian border with Poland. Intelligence chief Vasyl Hrytsak said the man had planned 15...

    Frenchman held in Ukraine ‘planned Euro 2016 attacks’
    Jun06

    Frenchman held in Ukraine ‘planned Euro 2016 attacks’

    PARIS // Ukraine said on Monday it had arrested a suspected far-right French extremist with a huge arsenal of weapons who allegedly planned to attack the European Championships in France this week.The announcement came as French rail unions held make-or-break talks with employers on Monday to try to end a six-day strike that threatened to disrupt...