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LYON, France | EU security chiefs, Sessions hold stadium terrorism exercise

LYON, France— European security chiefs struggled over solutions to the migrant crisis and oversaw a simulated terrorist attack on a stadium Tuesday, with U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions looking on. Elite police forces staged the anti-terrorism exercise Tuesday in the French city of Lyon as part of meetings of interior ministers of six European countries … Continue reading LYON, France | EU security chiefs, Sessions hold stadium terrorism exercise

LYON, France | The Latest: China says Interpol officer under investigation

LYON, France— The Latest on the mystery surrounding the disappearance of Interpol President Meng Hongwei (all times local): 6:15 p.m. The disciplinary organ of China’s ruling Communist Party says the head of Interpol, a senior Chinese official, is under investigation on suspicion of unspecified legal violations. The party’s watchdog for graft and political disloyalty said … Continue reading LYON, France | The Latest: China says Interpol officer under investigation

LYON, France | Wife says Interpol officer sent knife image as danger signal

LYON, France — The wife of the missing president of Interpol says her husband sent her an image of a knife before he disappeared during a trip to their native China. Making her first public comments on the mystery surrounding Meng Hongwei’s whereabouts, Grace Meng told reporters in Lyon, France on Sunday she thinks the … Continue reading LYON, France | Wife says Interpol officer sent knife image as danger signal

LYON, France | Griezmann owed it to coach Simeone to win Europa League

LYON, France (AP) — Striker Antoine Griezmann figured he owed it to coach Diego Simeone to win the Europa League with Atletico Madrid. He did so in style, scoring two expertly-taken goals as Atletico won the trophy for the third time with a 3-0 victory against Marseille in Wednesday’s final. Griezmann’s decisive contribution helped erase … Continue reading LYON, France | Griezmann owed it to coach Simeone to win Europa League

LYON, France | Griezmann scores twice as Atletico wins Europa League final

LYON, France (AP) — Striker Antoine Griezmann punished sloppy Marseille with two expertly-taken goals as Atletico Madrid won the Europa League for the third time with a resounding 3-0 victory in Wednesday’s final. Marseille was going for a second European trophy, 25 years after winning the Champions League, but had no answer to Griezmann’s mobility … Continue reading LYON, France | Griezmann scores twice as Atletico wins Europa League final