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First day of the Allied invasion of France in Nazi-occupied Europe during World War II

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Normandy landings: First day of the Allied invasion of France in Nazi-occupied Europe during World War II
The Normandy landings were the landing operations on Tuesday, 6 June 1944 of the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II. Codenamed Operation Neptune and often referred to as D-Day, it was the largest seaborne invasion in history. The operation began the liberation of German-occupied France from Nazi control, and laid the foundations of the Allied victory on the Western Front.

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99-year-old World War II veteran recalls Normandy experience

Steve Melnikoff, a 99-year-old World War II, shares his Normandy experience in the days following D-Day.  
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Biden Says Trump Is A Biden Says Trump Is A "Threat To Our Core Values"

SF Gate reports Joe Biden is criticizing President Trump for his actions and words during the D-Day commemoration in Europe last week. During a speech Tuesday in Ottumwa, Iowa, Biden repeated that..

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Donald, D-Day and dropping into France again: the best No Comment videos of the week [Video]Donald, D-Day and dropping into France again: the best No Comment videos of the week

Take a look at our selection of the best No Comment videos this week.

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European Leaders Want D-Day To Remind Trump Of The Necessity Of Alliances [Video]European Leaders Want D-Day To Remind Trump Of The Necessity Of Alliances

European leaders are trying to remind President Donald Trump about the importance of alliances. According to CNN, they are using D-Day commemorations to how alliances result in global peace. Trump’s..

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Veternas mark 75th D-Day anniversary in Normandy [Video]Veternas mark 75th D-Day anniversary in Normandy

Thousands gathered in the small seaside town of Arromanches in northern France in tribute to those who fought heroically in the daring campaign which changed the course of the Second World War.

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Macron calls for world unity at 75th D-Day anniversary [Video]Macron calls for world unity at 75th D-Day anniversary

The presidents of France and the United States paid tribute to American soldiers.

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Red Arrows fly over over dancing veterans on D-Day 75th anniversary [Video]Red Arrows fly over over dancing veterans on D-Day 75th anniversary

Veterans stop dancing on the 75th anniversary of D-Day to watch as Red Arrows fly over their heads from Arromanches in Normandy towards a key D-Day landing site for British troops at Gold beach.

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D-Day 75th anniversary: Emmanuel Macron reads last letter of French Resistance fighter [Video]D-Day 75th anniversary: Emmanuel Macron reads last letter of French Resistance fighter

French president reads the testimony of a 16-year-old French resistance fighter who was executed for helping with the D-Day landings

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Trump Engages In Name Calling Before A Somber D-Day Commemoration For 20,000 Killed In Normandy [Video]Trump Engages In Name Calling Before A Somber D-Day Commemoration For 20,000 Killed In Normandy

According to Business Insider, President Donald Trump took a shot at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi during a Fox News interview in Normandy, France on Thursday shortly before he attended a commemoration of..

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Macron hails multi-lateralism on D-Day anniversary [Video]Macron hails multi-lateralism on D-Day anniversary

French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday peppered his remarks with praise for America's leading role in liberating western Europe from Nazi Germany, though he pressed home his message on the value..

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David A. Andelman: Look for fireworks at Trump-Macron meeting in Normandy [Video]David A. Andelman: Look for fireworks at Trump-Macron meeting in Normandy

According to CNN, the word should be prepared to see fireworks between Donald J. Trump and Emmanuel Macron when they meet for the D-Day celebration. The two world leaders who once proclaimed themselves..

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Donald Trump pays tribute to D-Day veteran [Video]Donald Trump pays tribute to D-Day veteran

US President Donald Trump on Thursday paid tribute to the man he described as the last known survivor of Company A that stormed Omaha Beach on D-Day. Russell Pickett, 94, was 19 years old when he..

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Watch: 'If only I was 20 years younger,' laments veteran, 93, as he meets Melania Trump [Video]Watch: 'If only I was 20 years younger,' laments veteran, 93, as he meets Melania Trump

A 93-year-old D-Day veteran made a flirtatious remark as he met Donald and Melania Trump in southern England.

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Trump, Macron Honour D-Day Veterans Who Fought Through Trump, Macron Honour D-Day Veterans Who Fought Through "Fires Of Hell"

France will never forget the sacrifice of the Allied troops who liberated it from Nazi Germany, President Emmanuel Macron said. “We know what we owe to you, our veterans: our freedom. On behalf of my..

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William and Harry honour D-Day veterans [Video]William and Harry honour D-Day veterans

The Duke of Cambridge and the Duke of Sussex have honoured veterans of the D-Day landings at separate ceremonies, 75 years to the day since the Allied invasion of Nazi-occupied France.

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It's The Anniversary Of D-Day [Video]It's The Anniversary Of D-Day

According to Business Insider, "It is the 75th anniversary of D-Day, the seaborne invasion of Nazi-occupied France that changed the course of World War II. The Nazis suddenly had to fight a two-front..

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Leaders salute Leaders salute "raw courage" of D-Day veterans

The leaders of France, Britain and the U.S. paid tribute to the sacrifice of D-Day veterans on Thursday, the 75th anniversary of the largest ever seaborne invasion that opened the way for western..

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Trump Hails D-Day Veterans As 'Among The Very Greatest' [Video]Trump Hails D-Day Veterans As 'Among The Very Greatest'

President Donald Trump on Thursday hailed D-Day veterans as "among the very greatest Americans who will ever live." In a speech laced with individual stories of extraordinary heroism and loss, Trump..

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D-Day 75th anniversary Marked By Trump In Northern France [Video]D-Day 75th anniversary Marked By Trump In Northern France

CNN reports President Trump marked D-Day's 75 anniversary in Normandy, France. In his speech, he described how the legacy of US troops continued beyond the war, saying: "In the decades that followed,..

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Donald Trump honours veterans at D-Day memorial service [Video]Donald Trump honours veterans at D-Day memorial service

Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron have honoured D-Day veterans at a special memorial service at the Normandy American Cemetery in northern France, on the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings.

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75 years after D-Day jump, British veterans parachute into Normandy [Video]75 years after D-Day jump, British veterans parachute into Normandy

Two British war veterans in their mid-nineties parachuted over the fields of Normandy in northern France, 75 years after they jumped behind German defences on D-Day.

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Royals join politicians for D-Day service in Bayeux [Video]Royals join politicians for D-Day service in Bayeux

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall joined senior politicians for a D-Day memorial service at Bayeux Cathedral on Thursday June 6, 75 years after the Allied invasion landed in Normandy.

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D-Day 75th anniversary: Veterans share their memories of the Normandy landings [Video]D-Day 75th anniversary: Veterans share their memories of the Normandy landings

Veterans of the D-Day landings have shared their heartbreaking memories of what was the largest seaborne invasion in history.

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May and Macron in France to mark 75th D-Day anniversary [Video]May and Macron in France to mark 75th D-Day anniversary

At a ceremony in Ver-sur-Mer, the UK Prime Minister and the French President paid tribute to those who gave their lives in Normandy 75 years ago.

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D-Day veterans honour the fallen in Normandy [Video]D-Day veterans honour the fallen in Normandy

D-Day veterans were among those who gathered in Bayeux, Normandy, to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings in France.

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Prince of Wales joins senior politicians for D-Day service in Bayeux [Video]Prince of Wales joins senior politicians for D-Day service in Bayeux

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn, Prime Minister Theresa May, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall attend the Royal British Legion Service of..

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Virginia Beach gunman identified as longtime city employee; Veterans reflect on their service for the 75th anniversary of D-Day.
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President. Trump, World leaders commemorate D-Day; Invasion veteran parachutes into Normandy
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