Normandy landings

An honor guard marches on stage during a ceremony to mark the 75th Anniversary of D-Day, when the Allied soldiers, sailors and airmen conducted an invasion that helped liberate Europe from Nazi Germany, Wednesday, June 5, 2019, in Portsmouth, England. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
June 05, 2019 - 10:56 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on commemorations of the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 3:50 p.m. British police have kept protesters and supporters of President Donald Trump apart in Portsmouth. Several hundred gathered to protest Trump's presence at the D-Day commemorations and were met by...
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President Donald Trump speaks during an event to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Portsmouth, England Wednesday, June 5, 2019. World leaders including U.S. President Donald Trump are gathering Wednesday on the south coast of England to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
June 05, 2019 - 10:00 am
PORTSMOUTH, England (AP) — President Donald Trump read from a prayer delivered by President Franklin D. Roosevelt as he joined other world leaders and veterans Wednesday in marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day. Roosevelt went on national radio on June 6, 1944, to address the U.S. for the first...
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President Donald Trump speaks during an event to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Portsmouth, England Wednesday, June 5, 2019. World leaders including U.S. President Donald Trump are gathering Wednesday on the south coast of England to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
June 05, 2019 - 9:28 am
PORTSMOUTH, England (AP) — President Donald Trump read from a prayer delivered by President Franklin D. Roosevelt as he joined other world leaders and veterans Wednesday in marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day. Roosevelt went on national radio on June 6, 1944, to address the U.S. for the first...
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Leaders from left, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Governor-General of New Zealand Patsy Reddy, President of France Emmanuel Macron, with Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and Prime Minister Theresa May, during a meeting of the Allied Nations at the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day landings, in Portsmouth, England, Wednesday June 5, 2019. Commemoration events are marking the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day landings when Allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy in northern France during World War II. (Jack Hill/Pool via AP)
June 05, 2019 - 9:01 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on commemorations of the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 1:55 a.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called it a "gift of history" that she is able to participate in the ceremony on the southern coast of England commemorating the 75th anniversary of D-Day...
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U.S. World War II D-Day veteran Tom Rice, from Coronado, CA, after parachuting in a tandem jump into a field in Carentan, Normandy, France, Wednesday, June 5, 2019. Approximately 200 parachutists participated in the jump over Normandy on Wednesday, replicating a jump made by U.S. soldiers on June 6, 1944 as a prelude to the seaborne invasions on D-Day. (AP Photo/Rafael Yaghobzadeh)
June 05, 2019 - 8:41 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on commemorations of the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 1:35 p.m. A 97-year-old U.S. veteran has parachuted into Normandy — 75 years after he made the same journey on D-Day. Tom Rice of San Diego was among some 200 parachutists who filled the Normandy skies...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a ceremony to mark the 75th Anniversary of D-Day, when the Allied soldiers, sailors and airmen conducted an invasion that helped liberate Europe from Nazi Germany, Wednesday, June 5, 2019, in Portsmouth, England. An image of President Franklin D. Roosevelt is shown, right. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
June 05, 2019 - 8:21 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Britain (all times local): 1:05 p.m. President Donald Trump, who is in England to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day, is visiting with American World War II veterans who were among Allied troops who launched the campaign to free...
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President Donald Trump speaks during an event to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Portsmouth, England Wednesday, June 5, 2019. World leaders including U.S. President Donald Trump are gathering Wednesday on the south coast of England to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
June 05, 2019 - 8:20 am
PORTSMOUTH, England (AP) — President Donald Trump read from a prayer delivered by President Franklin D. Roosevelt as he joined other world leaders and veterans Wednesday in marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day. Roosevelt went on national radio on June 6, 1944, to address the US for the first time...
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A veteran is shown during an event to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Portsmouth, England Wednesday, June 5, 2019. World leaders are gathering on the south coast of England to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
June 05, 2019 - 8:14 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on commemorations of the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 1 p.m. An international ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day has ended with a fly-past of historic and modern military aircraft. World War II Spitfire and Hurricane fighter jets, modern-day...
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A veteran wipes his eyes during a ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day, Wednesday, June 5, 2019, in Portsmouth, England. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
June 05, 2019 - 7:46 am
PORTSMOUTH, England (AP) — World leaders including U.S. President Donald Trump gathered Wednesday on the south coast of England to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings. But the stars of the show were the elderly veterans of that campaign who said they were surprised by all the attention...
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British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks on stage during an event to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Portsmouth, England Wednesday, June 5, 2019. World leaders are gathering on the south coast of England to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
June 05, 2019 - 7:31 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on commemorations of the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Leaders of World War II allies have been reading first-hand testimonies from participants in the conflict during a ceremony in England to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day. British Prime...
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