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    France: Strikes, Trash Taint Image as It Hosts Soccer Event
    Jun10

    France: Strikes, Trash Taint Image as It Hosts Soccer Event

    PARIS—The Paris mayor is promising to clear all city streets of garbage by the end of the day after 12 days of strikes that have left a stinky mess — and further clouded France’s image as it hosts the European Championship soccer tournament. Unions remain determined to keep up strikes at the main Paris waste incineration plant, on commuter...

    Thousands protest OSCE presence in rebel-held Ukraine
    Jun10

    Thousands protest OSCE presence in rebel-held Ukraine

    More than 5,000 people rallied Friday in Donetsk, the main base of pro-Russian insurgents in east Ukraine, to protest the presence of OSCE monitors in the war-ravaged region …read more Source: The Daily...

    Merkel says Russia sanctions no end in themselves, but implementing peace deal is key
    Jun10

    Merkel says Russia sanctions no end in themselves, but implementing peace deal is key

    NNA – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that sanctions imposed against Russia over the Ukraine crisis were not an end in themselves and that implementation of the Minsk peace agreement wa …read more Source: National News...

    Lviv Mayor Says Deadly Fire At City Dump Was Arson
    Jun10

    Lviv Mayor Says Deadly Fire At City Dump Was Arson

    The mayor of the western Ukrainian city of Lviv says arson was the cause of a deadly fire at the city’s waste dump. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Italy busts two Ukrainians smuggling migrants on yacht
    Jun10

    Italy busts two Ukrainians smuggling migrants on yacht

    Italian police Friday said they had arrested two Ukrainian nationals on suspicion of smuggling 16 Syrian refugees into the country by yacht from Turkey. …read more Source: The Local...

    Merkel says Russia sanctions no end in themselves, but implementing peace deal is key
    Jun10

    Merkel says Russia sanctions no end in themselves, but implementing peace deal is key

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that sanctions imposed against Russia over the Ukraine crisis were not an end in themselves and that implementation of the Minsk peace agreement was key to getting them lifted. …read more Source: Channel...

    The POLITICO (football) 24
    Jun10

    The POLITICO (football) 24

    Footballers from 24 nations are on display in France at Euro 2016. At 23 players per squad, that’s a whopping 552 sweaty bodies — almost as many as the French Assemblée Nationale can muster on a day when there’s coq au vin for lunch. Only a fanatical few football-watchers could possibly exceed a passing knowledge of more than 10...

    Floods, Strikes, Terrorist Threats — Euro 2016 Debuts in France
    Jun10

    Floods, Strikes, Terrorist Threats — Euro 2016 Debuts in France

    The floodwaters are receding and sunbathers are back in Paris parks, but the Seine River still laps over arteries that normally host cars and skateboarders. Strikes over unpopular labor reforms have disrupted rail, fuel and garbage services, while authorities are on high alert over terrorist fears. In some ways, the monthlong UEFA European...

    Merkel says Russia sanctions no end in themselves, but implementing peace deal is key
    Jun10

    Merkel says Russia sanctions no end in themselves, but implementing peace deal is key

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that sanctions imposed against Russia over the Ukraine crisis were not an end in themselves and that implementation of the Minsk peace agreement was key to getting them lifted. …read more Source:...

    Merkel says Russia sanctions no end in themselves, but implementing peace deal is key
    Jun10

    Merkel says Russia sanctions no end in themselves, but implementing peace deal is key

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that sanctions imposed against Russia over the Ukraine crisis were not an end in themselves and that implementation of the Minsk peace agreement was key to getting them lifted. …read more Source: The...