Paris vows crackdown on Corsica crime | News | Al Jazeera

Paris vows crackdown on Corsica crime

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

    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.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    The State of Lebanon

    The State of Lebanon

    Amid deepening regional rivalries what does the future hold for Lebanon's long established political dynasties?

    Exploited, hated, killed: The lives of African fruit pickers

    Exploited, hated, killed: Italy's African fruit pickers

    Thousands of Africans pick fruit and vegetables for a pittance as supermarkets profit, and face violent abuse.