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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...

    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...

    Ukraine Has ‘Prevented’ 15 Extremist Attacks at Euro 2016
    Jun06

    Ukraine Has ‘Prevented’ 15 Extremist Attacks at Euro 2016

    Ukrainian authorities claim to have prevented 15 planned attacks that would have targeted the Euro 2016 football tournament in France. Vasily Gritsak, head of Ukraine’s state security service (SBU), said a French citizen detained last month at the border between Ukraine and Poland had been planning a string of attacks aimed at the...

    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...

    BELLERIN ANASTAHILI PONGEZI KWA KUFANIKIWA KUINGIA KIKOSI CHA SPAIN
    Jun06

    BELLERIN ANASTAHILI PONGEZI KWA KUFANIKIWA KUINGIA KIKOSI CHA SPAIN

    Naseem Kajuna Juni 13 inaweza kuwa siku kubwa sana kwa kijana Hector Bellerin, siku hii Spain watacheza dhidi ya Czech Republic kwenye michuano ya Euro 2016, na inawezekana kwamba jina la Bellerin linaweza kuwa mojawapo litakaloandikwa kwenye kikosi cha Spain kitakachocheza mechi hii uwanjani Stadium de Toulouse. Kama maajabu vile siku inayofuata...

    In Putin’s Russia, History is Subversive
    Jun06

    In Putin’s Russia, History is Subversive

    Over the past two years, as the Kremlin has annexed Crimea, waged a war of aggression against Ukraine, intervened in Syria, and otherwise threatened Euro-Atlantic security, the situation inside Russia has deteriorated. President Vladimir Putin’s authoritarianism has intensified.Putin’s reputation as a champion against a supposedly...

    Ukraine arrests Frenchman allegedly planning synagogue attack in Paris terror spree
    Jun06

    Ukraine arrests Frenchman allegedly planning synagogue attack in Paris terror spree

    (JTA) — Ukraine’s State Security Service said it has arrested a Frenchman who planned to carry out terrorist attacks, including on a synagogue, during the Euro 2016 soccer championships in Paris. The man, 25, was arrested in late May on the country’s border with Poland and was heavily armed, according to the announcement Monday by the...

    One killed as Kenyan police opens fire on anti-government rally
    Jun06

    One killed as Kenyan police opens fire on anti-government rally

    Aftermath of protests in Kibera slum of Nairobi, Kenya on Monday. While demonstrations led by opposition leaders in the capital were largely peaceful, police in the western town of Kisumu tear-gassed demonstrators who responded by throwing stones and witnesses say some people were killed by police. (AP Photo) One man died and six were injured as...