Commemorations begin on 80th anniversary of de Gaulle resistance broadcast | AFP

For the 80th anniversary of Charles de Gaulle’s Appeal of 18 June radio broadcast, Emmanuel Macron presides over a ceremony at the Mont Valérien Memorial near Paris, the main place of execution of resistance fighters and hostages during the Second World War. The French President is accompanied by Prime Minister Édouard Philippe and Florence Parly, Minister of the Armed Forces. IMAGES

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