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France: Kerry and Hollande join WWII service at Arc de Triomphe00:53

France: Kerry and Hollande join WWII service at Arc de Triomphe

France, Paris
May 8, 2015 at 15:35 GMT +00:00 · Published

French President Francois Hollande was joined by US Secretary of State John Kerry in Paris, Friday, to commemorate those who died during WWII ahead of Saturday's V-Day celebrations.

Gathering at the Arc de Triomphe, both Kerry - joined by his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian - and Hollande approached the memorial site in central Paris, as a military parade moved down the Champs-Elysees.

Hundreds of similar commemorative services will take place throughout Europe from Friday to Saturday for the 70th anniversary of WWII's Victory Day.

France: Kerry and Hollande join WWII service at Arc de Triomphe00:53
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French President Francois Hollande was joined by US Secretary of State John Kerry in Paris, Friday, to commemorate those who died during WWII ahead of Saturday's V-Day celebrations.

Gathering at the Arc de Triomphe, both Kerry - joined by his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian - and Hollande approached the memorial site in central Paris, as a military parade moved down the Champs-Elysees.

Hundreds of similar commemorative services will take place throughout Europe from Friday to Saturday for the 70th anniversary of WWII's Victory Day.

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