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    Ukraine arrests Frenchman for plotting attacks on Euro 2016
    Jun06

    Ukraine arrests Frenchman for plotting attacks on Euro 2016

    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 Monday. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine Says It Foiled Plot to Attack Euro 2016 Tournament
    Jun06

    Ukraine Says It Foiled Plot to Attack Euro 2016 Tournament

    Ukraine said a suspected terrorist was arrested with a haul of weapons and planned to attack France during the Euro 2016 soccer championship. …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Paris increases security further for Euro 2016
    Jun06

    The Latest: Paris increases security further for Euro 2016

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the European Championship soccer tournament being held in France (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Paris’ police prefect says the level of security in the French capital has been further increased in order to protect potential soft targets during the European Championship soccer tournament. Michel Cadot says an extra...

    Ukraine arrests Frenchman with cache of weapons for plotting mass attacks on Euro 2016
    Jun06

    Ukraine arrests Frenchman with cache of weapons for plotting mass attacks on Euro 2016

    The SBU said it had followed the man since December and allowed him to purchase five machine-guns, two rocket propelled grenades and other weapons before he was arrested on the border between Ukraine and Poland last month. …read more Source: Toronto...

    French Citizen Planning Euro 2016 Attacks Detained By Ukraine Authorities
    Jun06

    French Citizen Planning Euro 2016 Attacks Detained By Ukraine Authorities

    Ukraine’s security service detained a French national at the Polish-Ukrainian border who was in possession of a large cache of weapons. Authorities said that he is involved in a series of plots to attack the Euro 2016 football championship that starts in France later this week. French media identified the man as Gregoire M. and reports said...

    Ukraine arrests Frenchman planning to attack synagogue during Euro 2016
    Jun06

    Ukraine arrests Frenchman planning to attack synagogue during Euro 2016

    (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 championship. The announcement by the Ukrainian intelligence agency, known as the SBU, on Monday said that the man, age 25, had been arrested in late May on the...

    Ukraine arrests French man for planning Euro 2016 attacks
    Jun06

    Ukraine arrests French man for planning Euro 2016 attacks

    The SBU security agency said the man, who it did not identify, was driven by ultra-nationalist views and planned 15 attacks. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine Detains Man Accused Of Planning Attacks On Euro 2016 Soccer Championship In France
    Jun06

    Ukraine Detains Man Accused Of Planning Attacks On Euro 2016 Soccer Championship In France

    Ukrainian authorities recently apprehended a French citizen detained on the Ukrainian-Polish border, who had allegedly been planning attacks in France to coincide with the Euro 2016 soccer championship it is hosting.The Ukrainian border guard service reported over the weekend that the unnamed 25-year-old had been arrested with an arsenal of...

    The Ghost School Of Shyrokyne
    Jun06

    The Ghost School Of Shyrokyne

    Rubble and shards of glass are all that remain in the ghost school of Shyrokyne, in eastern Ukraine — silent witnesses of the battles that were fought there. The village is still too dangerous for its inhabitants to return. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Arrests French Man for Plotting Attacks on Euro 2016
    Jun06

    Ukraine Arrests French Man for Plotting Attacks on Euro 2016

    MOSCOW—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 SBU said in a statement it had followed the man since December and allowed him to purchase five...