Armistice Day: France’s Macron attends ceremony in Paris marking end of WWI

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French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday attended a ceremony at the foot of the iconic Arc de Triomphe monument in Paris to commemorate the end of World War One. Macron laid wreaths in front of the statue of French wartime Defence Minister Georges Clemenceau and at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier beneath the arch to mark the 102nd anniversary of the Armistice. The war, which lasted from 1914-1918, ended with the signing of the Armistice that brought the fighting to a halt at exactly 11 a.m. on Nov. 11, 1918. For more info, please go to http://www.globalnews.ca Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB #GlobalNews #WWI #ArmisticeDay

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