UN chief slams Saudis for 'undue pressure' over child rights blacklist

UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon gestures during a press conference on May 24, 2016 during the World Humanitarian Summit closing cerenomy in Istanbul. (AFP)

These are some of the headlines we are tracking for you in this edition of Press TV's Top 5:

  • UN chief Ban Ki-moon slams Saudi Arabia’s undue pressure to remove Riyadh from a blacklist for killing children in Yemen.
  • Iraqi forces press ahead with their major offensive to flush out Daesh terrorists from the city of Fallujah. We’ll bring you the latest from the battlefield.
  • Overflowing bins, transport strikes and political protests but, the French president says he’ll do everything to avoid disruption of the Euro 2016 soccer tournament.
  • US President Barack Obama officially endorses Hillary Clinton for president. Bernie Sanders pledges to fight on to the last primary election.
  • Thousands gather in Louisville, Kentucky to attend a Muslim prayer service to honor America’s legendary boxer Muhammad Ali.

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