The head of the security Service of Ukraine (SBU) Vasyl Hrytsak at a briefing on Monday said that the Agency has warned a series of 15 terrorist attacks in France, which was planned before and during the European Championship on football of 2016, transfers “112 Ukraine”.
Earlier it became known that a citizen of France, who could be planning attacks ahead of Euro-2016, was detained on the Ukrainian-Polish border, writes “RIA Novosti”. The suspect’s vehicle was found three grenade launchers, more than 100 kg of explosives, detonators and several Kalashnikov rifles.
“In fact, the security Service failed to prevent a series of 15 terrorist attacks planned in France, before and during the football championship, the European championship, due to start on 10 June 2016”, — said Hrytsak. “The main instigator, or those who came on this subject was a military counterintelligence of SBU”, — he stressed. According to him, “as a result of operational combination” the French citizen was transferred to five Kalashnikov rifles and two RPG anti-tank grenade launcher, as well as 18 shots to them and explosives.
SBU admits the existence of “the Russian trace” in this case, reports “RIA Novosti”.
According to him, the terrorist, the detainee SBU, planned to undermine in France, the mosque, the synagogue, and on the observation of highways.
A terrorist detainee SBU, planned to undermine in France, the mosque, the synagogue, and on the observation of highways.