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    Ukraine arrest Frenchman who plotted terrorist attacks on Euro 2016 as anti-migration protest
    Jun06

    Ukraine arrest Frenchman who plotted terrorist attacks on Euro 2016 as anti-migration protest

    Ukraine’s intelligence agency has thwarted a plot to attack the European Championship soccer tournament in France by arresting a heavily-armed Frenchman who wanted to cross into the European Union, officials said on Monday. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Vladimir Putin the Book: 15 Years in 3 Volumes
    Jun06

    Vladimir Putin the Book: 15 Years in 3 Volumes

    Referencing the Russian President has never been easier. Vladimir Putin’s entire oeuvre of speeches and addresses over a 15-year career has been collected in a new three-volume book that premiered at a Moscow book fair over the weekend. The book, titled Direct Speech, and issued by the publishing house Zvonnitsa, claimed to be a “portrait...

    Ukraine say French man planned 15 attacks on Euro 2016 tournament
    Jun06

    Ukraine say French man planned 15 attacks on Euro 2016 tournament

    Ukranian security authorities say man had weapons and explosives including rocket launchers in vehicle …read more Source: The Irish...

    OCCRP is on weak ground with Petro Poroshenko offshore claims
    Jun06

    OCCRP is on weak ground with Petro Poroshenko offshore claims

    Regarding Tom King’s letter to the editor “Our Panama Papers reporting on Petro Poroshenko was accurate and fair” (June 4): In our article, (Ukrainian innocent caught in Panama Papers Web, June 3) we sought to distance the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP), which produces a considerable amount of credible work, from...

    Frenchman arrested for alleged plot to attack religious sites during Euro 2016
    Jun06

    Frenchman arrested for alleged plot to attack religious sites during Euro 2016

    Language Undefined Ukrainian security services arrest French citizen planning attacks on Muslim and Jewish sites after they sold him deactivated weapons for Euro 2016 attacks …read more Source: Middle East...

    What we know of Frenchman’s ‘plot to attack Euro 2016’
    Jun06

    What we know of Frenchman’s ‘plot to attack Euro 2016’

    Ukraine intelligence services claimed on Monday they had thwarted a plot to carry out a wave of attacks at Euro 2016. As French authorities investigate those claims, here’s what we know. …read more Source: The Local...

    Ukraine says French man planned 15 attacks on Euro 2016 tournament
    Jun06

    Ukraine says French man planned 15 attacks on Euro 2016 tournament

    Ukranian security authorities say man had weapons and explosives including rocket launchers in vehicle …read more Source: The Irish...

    French national arrested in Ukraine ‘planned Euro 2016 attacks’
    Jun06

    French national arrested in Ukraine ‘planned Euro 2016 attacks’

    Ukraine’s Security Service (SBU) has claimed that a French national arrested last month was planning a series of attacks during the Euro 2016 football tournament. The man apparently had two rocket launchers and 18 shells for them, more than 5,000 cartridges, 100 detonators, 125 kg of TNT explosives and five Kalashnikov assault rifles in his...

    Euro 2016: The Detained Frenchman in Ukraine
    Jun06

    Euro 2016: The Detained Frenchman in Ukraine

    Ukraine’s security service says a Frenchman arrested late last month with a large cache of arms was planning to attack Euro 2016, the soccer tournament that begins this week, and other major targets in France.Vasily Gritsak, the head of the SBU, as the agency is known, said the man, who has not been publicly identified, contacted armed...

    Attacks on Euro 2016 foiled as French man held in Ukraine
    Jun06

    Attacks on Euro 2016 foiled as French man held in Ukraine

    Ukranian security authorities say man had weapons and explosives including rocket launchers in vehicle …read more Source: The Irish...