D-Day 70th anniversary: Key moments
World leaders and members of the British Royal Family have joined hundreds of veterans in Bayeux to remember the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings.
The day began with a sunrise re-enactment of the landings and flag-raising at Arromanches beach.
British Prime Minister David Cameron then attended a service of remembrance at Bayeux Cathedral, while the Queen laid a wreath at the Commonwealth War Cemetery.
Meanwhile, US President Obama lead a standing ovation for veterans at the US cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, followed by a 21-gun salute and fly-past.
Later, international leaders joined together at a ceremony on Sword Beach in Normandy, one of five landing points for the Allies.
Watch key moments from the day.
06 Jun 2014
- From the section Europe