70th Anniversary of D-Day

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It has been an extraordinary day in Normandy, France, where world leaders and some of the last veterans have gathered to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day.

The massive Allied invasion of Nazi occupied Europe on June 6, 1944 was the biggest amphibious assault in military history. It helped bring an end to the Second World War in Europe.

French President Francois Hollande has called it a “day that changed the world.” CCTV’s Richard Bestic reports from Normandy.

Richard Bestic discusses D-Day anniversary

Richard Bestic discusses D-Day anniversary

It has been an extraordinary day in Normandy, France, where world leaders and some of the last veterans have gathered to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day.
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Laure Mandeville, Chief U.S. Correspondent, Le Figaro discusses about the D-Day anniversary.

D-Day discussion panel

D-Day discussion panel

As we mark the 70th anniversary of one the world's greatest battles we continue our discussion now about D Day. Jorge Benitez discusses about it in Washington.
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As the 70th anniversary of one of  the world’s greatest battles, the discussion about D-Day. Jorge Benitez discusses about it in Washington.

Benitez is a Senior Fellow at the Brent Scowcroft Center on International Relations and he specializes in NATO and Transatlantic relations.

Andranik Migranyan reports from Shanghai. He is Director of the Institute for Democracy and Cooperation. He is also a former professor of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations.

D-Day discussion panel

D-Day discussion panel

As we mark the 70th anniversary of one the world's greatest battles we continue our discussion now about D Day. Jorge Benitez discusses about it in Washington.
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