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Paris vows crackdown on Corsica crime

Tour de France could be overshadowed by rising organised crime on island, where cycling event is due.

Last Modified: 27 Jun 2013 11:52
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The Tour de France starts in Corsica on Saturday with its first ever visit to the island.

But the event could be overshadowed by brutal executions and rising organised crime.

The French government has vowed to tackle the violence.

Al Jazeera's Charlie Angela reports from Corsica.

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