In the United States warned of possible terrorist attacks in Europe in the summer, in particular for Euro 2016

В США предупредили о возможных терактах в Европе летом, в частности на Евро-2016

The U.S. state Department issued a warning about possible terrorist attacks in European countries in summer, particularly in France during the football tournament Euro 2016. The relevant information is published on the website of the state Department.

“A large number of tourists coming to Europe in the summer months, will be a major target for terrorists planning attacks in public places, especially at large-scale events”, – stated in the message.

Special attention is paid to the European championship on football which will be held in France from 10 June to 10 July, as well as the Catholic world youth Day, scheduled to take place in Poland at the end of July. Also in France will host the Cycling race “Tour de France”.

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“The stadiums, fan zones and entertainment centers that are broadcasting the tournament in France and throughout Europe, are potential targets for terrorists,” – said in the state Department.

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Congress of young Catholics dedicated to the world day of youth, will be held in Cracow from 26 to 31 July. It is expected to 2.5 million people. In the period from 4 July to 2 August, Poland will strengthen border control, and throughout the country will be carried out passport checks and searches to ensure security.

This warning is valid through August 31, the state Department said.

22 March in Brussels, there were several explosions, which killed 32 people. Responsibility for the attack took on the extremist group “Islamic state”.

On the night of November 14th in Paris there was a series of attacks. Militants staged several explosions near the Stade de France, opened fire near several cafes and seized the Bataclan concert hall. At the time of the attack at the concert hall, there were about 1.5 thousand people.