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Russia summons French ambassador over football fan arrestsRussia on Wednesday summoned France's ambassador to protest over the arrest of Russian supporters at the Euro 2016 football tournament which has been tarnished by hooligan unrest.
French police fire tear gas at English fans in LillePolice used tear gas to disperse crowds of rowdy football fans on Wednesday in the northern city of Lille, where thousands of Russian and English fans have gathered to support…
Lille police beefed up as Russian and English fans convergeThousands of Russia and England fans arrived in Lille on Wednesday as the French government said it was flooding the city with police ahead of the teams's next Euro 2016 matches,…
French PM vows deportations in wake of Euro 2016 fan violencePrime Minister Manuel Valls said on Tuesday some football fans will be deported from France after violent clashes marred the start of the Euro 2016 football tournament, and local…
Russia handed ‘suspended disqualification’ from Euro 2016 over fan violenceRussia could be thrown out of Euro 2016 if their fans cause further trouble inside a stadium after UEFA imposed a suspended disqualification and a 150,000 euro ($168,300.00) fine…
Russian football fans to be kicked out of France over fears of unrestA group of Russian football supporters is being thrown out of France because it is feared they will cause trouble at Euro 2016 matches, authorities said on Tuesday.
Social unrest in France: A decisive week aheadAnother week of social unrest in France: A series of strikes have been launched to protest the government’s proposed labour reform as the country is gearing up for the European…
More than 50 Afghan police killed in two days of fighting with TalibanMore than 50 Afghan police have been reported killed over the past two days in heavy fighting around the capital of the southern province of Helmand, officials said on Monday.
Five UN soldiers killed in central Mali ambushFive United Nations peacekeepers were killed and one other seriously injured in an ambush in central Mali on Sunday, the United Nations said.
Video: Shocking moment Paris police car attacked and set on fireA video has emerged of the shocking moment protesters attacked and set on fire a police car in central Paris on Tuesday, forcing the two officers inside to flee the vehicle as it…
Frenchman giving 'voice to those who have none’ in SyriaFor the last three weeks, Pierre Le Corf, a 27-year-old Frenchman, has been living under heavy shelling in the Syrian city of Aleppo, driven by a desire to share the stories of…
Over 200 arrested as French labour protests turn violentFrench politicians are decrying the violence that erupted at the edges of anti-labor reform protests in Paris and other French cities.