UEFA asks hosts' help with abuse

June 11, 2012
By Associated Press
WARSAW, Poland -- UEFA has asked Polish and Ukrainian cities to send police to help prevent any further racist abuse at European Championship team training.

The request, which also calls for offenders to be prosecuted, follows monkey chants targeted at Netherlands players during a session opened to the public in Krakow, Poland.

UEFA says it wrote to Poland's sports minister and host city mayors to take "all effective and necessary measures including an increased police presence."
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