France hosts Euro 2016: Les Bleus on a mission to lift national gloom (part 1)
Today marks the kickoff of the Euro 2016 with hosts France facing Romania. But the football championship opens amid security concerns and nationwide strikes affecting trains, planes and garbage collection. In America crowds flock to Louisville to remember boxing legend Muhammad Ali and Barack Obama officially endorses Hillary Clinton. Meanwhile in Turkey President Erdogan blasts German MPs of Turkish origin.
Produced by Yann PUSZTAI, François WIBAUX and Van MEGUERDITCHIAN.
Daily newsletterReceive essential international news every morningSubscribe