Obama at D-Day: ‘Whenever the world makes you cynical –- stop and think of these men’

By Agence France-Presse
Friday, June 6, 2014 6:36 EDT
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Obama: D-Day forged ‘beachhead’ for new democratic age (via AFP)

Barack Obama on Friday paid poetic tribute to the men who breached “Hitler’s Wall” and stormed ashore to liberate Europe on D-Day, saying their sacrifice secured a still-evolving age of democracy and freedom. The US president, speaking as a commander…

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