Putin says Poland responsible for Euro 2012 security

13 June 2012 07:18

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday asked his Polish counterpart Donald Tusk to ensure security during the Euro 2012 championships after violence erupted between Russian and Polish fans.

"The Russian president expressed his concern with the situation with Russian fans in Euro 2012," and underscored that "organisers of international competitions bear responsibility for the security of foreign fans," his spokesman told Itar-Tass.

Source: AFP