Queen Elizabeth II to make state visit to France

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The British monarch will attend commemorations marking the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy in north-west France.

Hollande is first French president to honour British D-Day dead

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François Hollande travelled to the British military cemetery at Ranville to honour soldiers who died during the June 6th 1944 D-Day Normandy landings.

Q&A: D-Day


As commemorations are held in Normandy for the 67th anniversary of D-Day, this article from the BBC explains the events and what the campaign was all about.