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VE Day 70th anniversary commemorations around the world

VE Day was remembered around the world, marking the day that World War Two ended in Europe.

In Washington DC a series of WW2 aircraft, including spitfires, performed a flypast over the Washington Monument.

French president Francois Hollande laid a wreath in memory of the lives lost, in Paris.

German politicians also paid their respects in the Bundestag, the German parliament.

  • 08 May 2015
  • From the section Europe
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