Children's strategy against peer-group violence presented

A strategy against peer-group violence, featuring key points that can impact the prevention of violence, was presented on Tuesday by the Children's Ombudswoman's Network of Young Counsellors (MMS...

Activits urge Croatia to ratify convention on violence against women

In January 2013 Croatia signed the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence, however, that convention has still not been ratified,...

Police fire tear gas before Poland v Ukraine in southern France

Scuffles between Poland and Ukraine fans Tuesday prompted police in the southern French city of Marseille to fire tear gas, French media reported.

SDP chief: Outgoing government can't move amendments to violence prevention act

Social Democratic Party (SDP) chief Zoran Milanovic said on Monday that the outgoing government had no powers to propose amendments to the Act on the Prevention of Violence at Sporting Events.

No trouble at England v Wales; 20 Russians deported from France

The England against Wales match at Euro 2016 passed off peacefully on Thursday with supporters in the stadium and fan zones behaving, in contrast to violence which has coloured the football...

France orders 20 Russia supporters to leave territory after clashes

French officials have ordered 20 Russia football supporters to leave the country as they pose a risk to public order, regional authorities say.

French police prepare for England v Wales after disorder in Lille

Police in the small French city of Lens were preparing for the Euro 2016 clash between England and Wales on Thursday, after trouble in neighboring Lille led police to fire tear gas and detain 37...

French police clash with football fans in Lille

French police arrested 36 people in the city of Lille after disorder by football fans during the course of Wednesday, with more expected to have been taken into custody during the night.

Moscow summons French ambassador, England fans cause trouble

Russia's Foreign Ministry summoned French Ambassador Jean-Maurice Ripert on Wednesday to complain about the "discriminatory character" of the recent detainment of dozens of Russian football fans...

Moscow summons French ambassador over detained Russian football fans

Russia's Foreign Ministry summoned French Ambassador Jean-Maurice Ripert on Wednesday to explain to him the "discriminatory character" of the recent detainment of dozens of Russian football fans...

French city gears up for Russia v Slovakia after weekend scuffles

The northern French city of Lille was gearing up for a Euro 2016 match between Russia and Slovakia amid concerns over continued violence among fans after clashes over the weekend left 35 people...

Russia handed Euro 2016 sanctions; England concern over security

Russia's further participation at Euro 2016 now depends on the conduct of their fans after UEFA ruled Tuesday the team would be disqualified if its supporters were involved in further stadium...

UEFA tells Russia it will be out of Euros if repeat of trouble

Russia's team at Euro 2016 will be disqualified from the tournament if there are further stadium crowd disturbances involving its fans, UEFA said Tuesday.

Russia to hear UEFA sanctions as England raise security concerns

Russia's football federation will be sanctioned Tuesday by UEFA over stadium violence at the end of the Euro 2016 game in Marseille against England.

Prosecutor: 150 Russian hooligans behind Marseille violence

Some 150 Russians were behind most of the violence around their country's Euro 2016 match against England in Marseille, a prosecutor said Monday.