From left, Dutch First Minister Mark Rutte, Netherlands' Queen Maxima, Netherlands' King Willem-Alexander and French Junior Minister for Veterans Kader Arif arrive at a ceremony in honor at all ... more 
From left, Dutch First Minister Mark Rutte, Netherlands' Queen Maxima, Netherlands' King Willem-Alexander and French Junior Minister for Veterans Kader Arif arrive at a ceremony in honor at all combatants who landed in Arromanches on the 6 June 1944, and liberated Europe, in Arromanches, France, Friday, June 6, 2014. Veterans and Normandy residents are paying tribute to the thousands who gave their lives in the D-Day invasion of Nazi-occupied France 70 years ago. World leaders and dignitaries including President Barack Obama and Queen Elizabeth II will gather to honor the more than 150,000 American, British, Canadian and other Allied D-Day troops who risked and gave their lives to defeat Adolf Hitler's Third Reich. (AP Photo/Claude Paris) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Claude Paris
Fri, Jun 6, 2014 9:27 AM EDT