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U.S WWII veteran Jim Martin, 93, of the 101st Airborne, left, completes a tandem parachute jump onto Utah Beach in France, Thursday, as part of the commemoration of the 70th anniversary of D-Day.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin stands at right as President Barack Obama, left, and New Zealand’s Governor-General Jerry Mateparae guide Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II to her position for a group photo as part of commemorations for the 70th anniversary of D-Day, in Benouville, France. French President Francois Hollande is talking with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the background.