Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 16 July 2019

Paris celebrates World Olympic Day - in pictures

The French capital will host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Some of Paris' most iconic landmarks were transformed as the French capital marked World Olympic Day on Sunday.

June 23 commemorates the birth in 1894 of the International Olympic Committee.

For a gallery of some of the best pictures to mark the occasion, swipe through the gallery above.

Updated: June 23, 2019 04:03 PM

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