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Nuremberg trials: 75 years on from world's first war crimes tribunal
Nuremberg: How the world's first war crimes trial revealed the scale of the Nazi Holocaust
Watch: Macron leads Armistice Day commemorations in France
While France usually observes the public holiday with a parade in Paris as well as several other events around the country, this year will be different as the nation is under a national lockdown.
France pays tribute to 6-year-old wartime resistance hero Marcel Pinte
Known as "Quinquin", and celebrated as France's youngest resistance hero, he carried messages under his shirt to leaders of the movement against Nazi occupation.
Watch: Huge WW2 bomb detonates underwater during Polish navy operation
The bomb — nicknamed "Tallboy" and capable of causing a small earthquake — was dropped by the British in 1945.
Facebook to ban posts about Holocaust denial
The move is the company's latest attempt to take action against conspiracy theories and misinformation ahead of the US presidential election.
Following the tracks of the Tour de France on Vercors' balcony roads
The hair-raising lanes that were cut into the sides of sheer rock walls using dynamite pass through deep gorges, undulating hills, and huge wooded expanses; a serene alternative to the soaring, gnarly landscape of the Alps.
Nazi warship found 80 years after being sunk off Norwegian coast
The shipwreck was detected by an energy company using sonars to inspect undersea power cables.
Did Poland's WWII grievances delay German ambassador's approval?
Poland finally accepts the appointment of the German ambassador after an unusually long delay.
WWII memorial defaced in massacred French village
On June 10, 1944, troops from the SS "Das Reich" division brutally killed 642 villagers. They were herded into barns and a church before the town was set on fire.
Liechtenstein demands Prague stop recognising its citizens as German
Prague recognition of Liechtenstein citizens as German allows it to retain property seized after the Second World War.
VJ Day: UK marks 75th anniversary of 1945 Japanese surrender
Boris Johnson laid flowers of remembrance and observed a two minute silence at the National Memorial Arboretum.
‘Deep remorse’: Japan marks 75th anniversary of WWII surrender
Japan's Emperor Naruhito expressed “deep remorse” over his country’s wartime actions, pledging to reflect on the war's events and expressing hope that the tragedy would never be repeated.
Japan marks 75 years since Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bomb attacks
Here is how events unfolded and the pleas of the ageing survivors for a nuclear bomb ban.
Johnson hosts Macron in London for de Gaulle anniversary
Boris Johnson hosts Emmanuel Macron on the 80th anniversary of Charles de Gaulle's famous speech from WWII
World War II singer and 'forces sweetheart' Dame Vera Lynn dies at 103
Among Lynn's biggest hits were sentimental favorites such as "We’ll Meet Again" and "The White Cliffs of Dover".
Ceremony honouring the fallen on D-Day in Normandy
A small ceremony was held on Saturday morning at Omaha Beach in Saint-Laurent-Sur-Mer on the 76th anniversary of the D-Day landings, to honour the sacrifice of those who died.
Normandy landings anniversary marked on Omaha beach despite pandemic
A small ceremony was held in Saint-Laurent-Sur-Mer on Saturday morning to honour the sacrifice of those who died in the D-Day landings in June 1944.
The EU cannot afford to keep Romania in quarantine when it reopens the Schengen zone ǀ View
Any postponement of Romania's full entry into the Schengen Area is no longer technical, but a political decision about what Europe means and what Europe is.
Queen Elizabeth says streets are 'filled with love' in VE Day speech
Queen Elizabeth marked the 75th anniversary of VE Day on Friday with a rare public address to the British public.
Veteran, 98, goes on VE Day walk to save former soldiers' club
George Sutherlands says he has been inspired by the heroics of Captain Tom Moore who has raised millions of pounds for the UK health service amid the COVID-19 pandemic.