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June 6, 2014 10:31 am

France’s President Hollande Leads D-Day Anniversary Ceremony

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French President Francois Hollande. Photo: Wiki Commons.

BBC French President Francois Hollande has led the D-Day 70th anniversary tributes by remembering those who died on a day that “changed the world.”

He attended a service near Bayeux with U.S. President Barack Obama, who said the U.S. commitment to liberty was “written in blood” on French beaches. The Queen laid a wreath at a ceremony nearby.

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