France honors World War II veterans on 75th anniversary of D-Day(18 images)

World War II veterans, heads of state and history buffs came to the World War II Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial in Colleville-sur-mer, France on to honor veterans on the 75th anniversary of D-Day. The Allies landed in France on June 6, 1944, in an attack that turned the tide of the war. Remembrances are planned around the world on Thursday.

From left to right, First lady Melania Trump, President Donald Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron, and his wife, Brigitte attend the commemoration ceremony of the 75th anniversary of D-Day landing at WWII's Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial in Colleville-sur-mer, France on Thursday. Every U.S. president since Ronald Reagan has visited Normandy on the D-Day anniversary to pay tribute to those lost in the battle. Photo by Eco Clement/UPI | License Photo
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