The hosts of Euro 2016 will gather about 7 million tourists in June, 2.5 million of which are going to attend games. 90 thousand officers are to protect the order, Vesti reports.
According to the chief guard of the Ukrainian national team at the Euro 2016 Alexander Zagorodnyi, there is also a reserve - the forces that can be used to strengthen the police when necessary. He also noted that the enhanced security mode in France is extended until July 31, and in this regard, the entrances to the stadiums will have the second inspection for the fans. So he asked not to take unnecessary things, especially backpacks and bags.
According to Zagorodnyi, after the arrival of Ukrainian team to France on June 7, our players and coaches will be constantly accompanied by the members of the Gendarmerie. The team will be escorted by at least two police cars even on the way to trainings.