In Ukraine detained a Frenchman with 100 kg of explosives, which could be planning attacks on the Euro

В Украине задержали француза со 100 кг взрывчатки, который мог планировать теракты на Евро

Employees of the state border service in late may detained at the Ukrainian-Polish border 25-year-old citizen of France, who was transported in the vehicle weapons and explosives, including three grenade launchers, more than 100 kilograms of explosives, hundreds of detonators, several Kalashnikov rifles. This is reported by “RIA Novosti” with reference to the press service of the gpsu.

“I can say that Yes, it happened, but all within the competence of the security Service of Ukraine”, – said the Agency.

According to TV channel M6, the man was planning to smuggle weapons to France in order to allegedly carry out terrorist attacks, writes Le Figaro.

It is also reported that the man is still under arrest in Ukraine in anticipation of a possible request for extradition.

Related news: SBU found explosives near the railroad in the area of the ATO, warning of possible terrorist attack

Earlier it was reported that the US state Department warned of possible terrorist attacks in Europe in the summer, in particular for Euro 2016.