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    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...

    Ukraine Arrests Frenchman for Plotting Attacks on Euro 2016
    Jun06

    Ukraine Arrests Frenchman for Plotting Attacks on Euro 2016

    Ukraine’s intelligence agency SBU said on Monday it has thwarted a plot to attack soccer’s European Championships in France by arresting a Frenchman who wanted to cross from Ukraine into the European Union armed to the teeth. ”The Ukrainian Security Service has managed to foil a series of 15 terrorist attacks which were planned...

    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...

    French ultra-nationalist ‘planned attacks at Euro 2016’ (The West Australian)
    Jun06

    French ultra-nationalist ‘planned attacks at Euro 2016’ (The West Australian)

    Ukraine has detained a Frenchman suspected of planning a series of terrorist attacks across France during the upcoming Euro 2016 championship, the Security Service of Ukraine said. …read more Source: The West...

    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: The News...

    On Cluster Munitions, a Tentative Step Toward Sanity
    Jun06

    On Cluster Munitions, a Tentative Step Toward Sanity

    You can always tell a policy development is significant when it’s released late Friday afternoon – and before a holiday weekend to boot. The decision by the United States to “hold” further transfers of CBU-105 cluster munitions to Saudi Arabia is a perfect example. In this case it was even more obscure than usual since the...