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WW1: What is the significance of the Menin Gate?

26 June 2014 Last updated at 06:44 BST

Leaders of the European Union countries are meeting in Ypres to mark 100 years since the outbreak of WW1.

The heads of state will attend the ceremony of the Last Post at the Menin Gate.

Lucy Hockings explains its significance.