Dame Vera Lynn laid to rest
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Ditchling residents pay respect to Dame Vera Lynn
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Nazi submarine base in France repurposed for art space
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Eiffel Tower re-opens with new rules
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Russia's Putin hails Soviet role in WWII at military parade
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Artist lets public deface Hitler portrait
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Artist tests public opinion with Hitler's portrait
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Putin watches WW2 parade before vote to extend his rule
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Abuses of British Empire come under scrutiny
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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tributes to Mahatma Gandhi in Moscow
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Watch: Rehearsal by Indian contingent takes place ahead of 75th Victory Day Parade at Moscow
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Joint flypast commemorates WWII resistance
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Social distancing maintained as Johnson greets Macron
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PM and Macron view wartime artefacts
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Vera Lynn, The Forces' Sweetheart, Dies Aged 103
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'Forces' Sweetheart' Vera Lynn dies aged 103
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Tributes flood in for Dame Vera Lynn
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BREAKING NEWS: Dame Vera Lynn dies aged 103
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Second World War veterans on what Dame Vera Lynn meant to them
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Trump plans to reduce U.S. troops in Germany
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UK marks anniversary of Grenfell Tower fire that killed 72
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Adele leads messages to mark third anniversary of Grenfell Tower fire
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London braces for violence at Saturday protests
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