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Does Europe need its own army? l Inside Story

Share this…FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailFrench president Emmanuel Macron has suggested creating a European army. French President Emmanuel Macron and US President Donald Trump have been at odds on many issues. This week that divide went further when President Macron appeared to call for the creation of a European army. Macron says Europe needs to defend itself against potential […]

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Donald Trump jokes about ‘getting drenched’ during Armistice speech | Guardian News

Share this…FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemail‘You look so comfortable up there, under shelter,’ Donald Trump said while addressing second world war veterans at his armistice ceremony speech in Paris. ‘We are getting drenched, you’re very smart people,’ he said. The US president’s comments come a day after he cancelled a trip to a cemetery due to bad weather. Trump […]

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Shroud of the Somme at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park – BBC London | BBC London

Share this…FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailA huge tribute to the fallen has been unveiled at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park called Shrouds of the Somme. The 72,396 tiny figures each represent a serviceman who died in the battle but who has no known grave. They’re the work of just one artist who has spent five years producing every single […]

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🇩🇪World War I centenary: Here is why Germany is not holding ceremonies l Al Jazeera English

Share this…FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailGermany will be one of the few European countries not holding ceremonies in the remembrance of World War I. More than two million people died fighting for Germany in the first world war. For many people, it’s the effects of the second world war which have defined how they remember the dead. Al Jazeera’s […]

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Remembering Jimmy Seed: WWI soldier and footballing hero | BBC London

Share this…FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailThis year marks the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. This is the remarkable story of a soldier who twice survived being gassed by the Germans but at the end of the war, Jimmy Seed was told he wasn’t fit enough to continue his career as a footballer. He didn’t […]

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