Police carry out controlled explosion on 'suspicious' package outside the French team hotel
A controlled explosion has been carried out by police in Paris outside the hotel where the France national team are staying after a suspicious package was found, hours before the Euro 2016 final.
The area outside the Equipede Hotel, where the France national team are staying ahead of tonight’s Stafe de France final, was evacuated by police when a suspicious package was found, less than four hours before the Euro 2016 final between France and Portugal.
Police secured the area before a bomb squad carried out a controlled explosion on the suspicious package.
France face Portugal in the final of the European Championship this evening with kick-off at 9pm local time.
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