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Commemorating World War One centenary

Workers stand for a poppy drop during a Remembrance Service at the Lloyd's building in London, Britain, November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Workers stand for a poppy drop during a Remembrance Service at the Lloyd's building in London, Britain, November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Workers stand for a poppy drop during a Remembrance Service at the Lloyd's building in London, Britain, November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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General view of a memorial and gravestones of World War One soldiers at the Tyne Cot cemetery in Zonnebeke, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

General view of a memorial and gravestones of World War One soldiers at the Tyne Cot cemetery in Zonnebeke, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

General view of a memorial and gravestones of World War One soldiers at the Tyne Cot cemetery in Zonnebeke, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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A veteran visits the Field of Remembrance at Westminster Abbey in London, Britain, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville

A veteran visits the Field of Remembrance at Westminster Abbey in London, Britain, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville

A veteran visits the Field of Remembrance at Westminster Abbey in London, Britain, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron visit the Thiepval Memorial, in Thiepval, France November 9, 2018. Francois Mori/Pool via REUTERS

British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron visit the Thiepval Memorial, in Thiepval, France November 9, 2018. Francois Mori/Pool via REUTERS

British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron visit the Thiepval Memorial, in Thiepval, France November 9, 2018. Francois Mori/Pool via REUTERS
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History enthusiasts, members of French association Tempus Fugit, dressed in World War One French military outfits, re-enact daily life of soldiers during trench warfare, in Ecourt-Saint-Quentin, France, November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

History enthusiasts, members of French association Tempus Fugit, dressed in World War One French military outfits, re-enact daily life of soldiers during trench warfare, in Ecourt-Saint-Quentin, France, November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

History enthusiasts, members of French association Tempus Fugit, dressed in World War One French military outfits, re-enact daily life of soldiers during trench warfare, in Ecourt-Saint-Quentin, France, November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol
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An image of a soldier is projected onto the surfaces of the Nave of St Albans Cathedral, forming part of a light and sound installation to commemorate the centenary of World War One, in St Albans, Britain October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

An image of a soldier is projected onto the surfaces of the Nave of St Albans Cathedral, forming part of a light and sound installation to commemorate the centenary of World War One, in St Albans, Britain October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

An image of a soldier is projected onto the surfaces of the Nave of St Albans Cathedral, forming part of a light and sound installation to commemorate the centenary of World War One, in St Albans, Britain October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers
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A worker places poppies with messages next to the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A worker places poppies with messages next to the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A worker places poppies with messages next to the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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A group visits the Butte de Vauquois battlefield, near the eastern city of Verdun, France, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A group visits the Butte de Vauquois battlefield, near the eastern city of Verdun, France, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A group visits the Butte de Vauquois battlefield, near the eastern city of Verdun, France, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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A poppy is seen next to engraved names of British and Commonwealth soldiers who died in World War One at the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A poppy is seen next to engraved names of British and Commonwealth soldiers who died in World War One at the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A poppy is seen next to engraved names of British and Commonwealth soldiers who died in World War One at the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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Engraved names of British and Commonwealth soldiers who died in World War One are seen at the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Engraved names of British and Commonwealth soldiers who died in World War One are seen at the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Engraved names of British and Commonwealth soldiers who died in World War One are seen at the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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Workers stand during a Remembrance Service at the Lloyd's building in London, Britain, November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Workers stand during a Remembrance Service at the Lloyd's building in London, Britain, November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Workers stand during a Remembrance Service at the Lloyd's building in London, Britain, November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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British Prime Minister Theresa May and Belgian counterpart Charles Michel attend a wreath-laying ceremony at the graves of John Parr and George Ellison, the first and the last British soldiers killed in the First World War, at the Saint Symphorien Military Cemetery in Mons, Belgium November 9, 2018. Benoit Doppagne/Pool via REUTERS

British Prime Minister Theresa May and Belgian counterpart Charles Michel attend a wreath-laying ceremony at the graves of John Parr and George Ellison, the first and the last British soldiers killed in the First World War, at the Saint Symphorien...more

British Prime Minister Theresa May and Belgian counterpart Charles Michel attend a wreath-laying ceremony at the graves of John Parr and George Ellison, the first and the last British soldiers killed in the First World War, at the Saint Symphorien Military Cemetery in Mons, Belgium November 9, 2018. Benoit Doppagne/Pool via REUTERS
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French President Emmanuel Macron visits the "Ring of Memory" memorial, at the Notre Dame de Lorette French War Cemetery near Arras, France November 8, 2018. Ludovic Marin/Pool via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron visits the "Ring of Memory" memorial, at the Notre Dame de Lorette French War Cemetery near Arras, France November 8, 2018. Ludovic Marin/Pool via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron visits the "Ring of Memory" memorial, at the Notre Dame de Lorette French War Cemetery near Arras, France November 8, 2018. Ludovic Marin/Pool via REUTERS
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Veterans are seen next to gravestones of World War One soldiers at the Tyne Cot cemetery in Zonnebeke, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Veterans are seen next to gravestones of World War One soldiers at the Tyne Cot cemetery in Zonnebeke, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Veterans are seen next to gravestones of World War One soldiers at the Tyne Cot cemetery in Zonnebeke, Belgium November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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The light from the setting sun hits tombstones during a ceremony at the cemetery of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette in Alain-Saint-Nazaire, France, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

The light from the setting sun hits tombstones during a ceremony at the cemetery of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette in Alain-Saint-Nazaire, France, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

The light from the setting sun hits tombstones during a ceremony at the cemetery of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette in Alain-Saint-Nazaire, France, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
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Flag-bearers of war veteran associations attend a ceremony at the cemetery of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette in Alain-Saint-Nazaire, France, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Flag-bearers of war veteran associations attend a ceremony at the cemetery of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette in Alain-Saint-Nazaire, France, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Flag-bearers of war veteran associations attend a ceremony at the cemetery of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette in Alain-Saint-Nazaire, France, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
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A damaged cannon is put on display behind the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery, dedicated to the U.S. soldiers killed in the Belleau Wood battle, at Belleau, France, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

A damaged cannon is put on display behind the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery, dedicated to the U.S. soldiers killed in the Belleau Wood battle, at Belleau, France, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

A damaged cannon is put on display behind the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery, dedicated to the U.S. soldiers killed in the Belleau Wood battle, at Belleau, France, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
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French Republican Guards stand on the road as they await the arrival of French President Emmanuel Macron (not pictured) who will attend a ceremony at a granite monument, the Pierre d'Haudroy, at La Flamengrie, in the Aisne, France, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer/Pool

French Republican Guards stand on the road as they await the arrival of French President Emmanuel Macron (not pictured) who will attend a ceremony at a granite monument, the Pierre d'Haudroy, at La Flamengrie, in the Aisne, France, November 7, 2018....more

French Republican Guards stand on the road as they await the arrival of French President Emmanuel Macron (not pictured) who will attend a ceremony at a granite monument, the Pierre d'Haudroy, at La Flamengrie, in the Aisne, France, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer/Pool
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Thousands of poppies, made out of red bottle tops, are displayed to form a dove at the Botanic Garden in Meise, Belgium, November 2, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Thousands of poppies, made out of red bottle tops, are displayed to form a dove at the Botanic Garden in Meise, Belgium, November 2, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Thousands of poppies, made out of red bottle tops, are displayed to form a dove at the Botanic Garden in Meise, Belgium, November 2, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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Images of poppies are projected onto the surfaces of the Nave of St Albans Cathedral in St Albans, Britain October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

Images of poppies are projected onto the surfaces of the Nave of St Albans Cathedral in St Albans, Britain October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

Images of poppies are projected onto the surfaces of the Nave of St Albans Cathedral in St Albans, Britain October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers
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History enthusiasts, dressed with vintage army uniforms as Poilu (French soldier in World War I), leave after a ceremony at the Memorial to the Battle of Morhange, eastern France, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

History enthusiasts, dressed with vintage army uniforms as Poilu (French soldier in World War I), leave after a ceremony at the Memorial to the Battle of Morhange, eastern France, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

History enthusiasts, dressed with vintage army uniforms as Poilu (French soldier in World War I), leave after a ceremony at the Memorial to the Battle of Morhange, eastern France, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
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A war veteran attends a ceremony at the cemetery of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette in Alain-Saint-Nazaire, France, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

A war veteran attends a ceremony at the cemetery of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette in Alain-Saint-Nazaire, France, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

A war veteran attends a ceremony at the cemetery of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette in Alain-Saint-Nazaire, France, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
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French Republican guards stand during a military ceremony in front of Notre-Dame Cathedral in Strasbourg, France, November 4, 2018. Ludovic Marin/Pool via REUTERS

French Republican guards stand during a military ceremony in front of Notre-Dame Cathedral in Strasbourg, France, November 4, 2018. Ludovic Marin/Pool via REUTERS

French Republican guards stand during a military ceremony in front of Notre-Dame Cathedral in Strasbourg, France, November 4, 2018. Ludovic Marin/Pool via REUTERS
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Visitors are seen among tombstones at the World War One Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial in Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, near the eastern French city of Verdun, as France prepares to mark the centennial commemoration of the First World War Armistice Day, France, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Visitors are seen among tombstones at the World War One Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial in Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, near the eastern French city of Verdun, as France prepares to mark the centennial commemoration of the First World War...more

Visitors are seen among tombstones at the World War One Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial in Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, near the eastern French city of Verdun, as France prepares to mark the centennial commemoration of the First World War Armistice Day, France, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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A wooden statue depicting a Poilu (French soldier in World War I) by French artist Jean Bergeron is seen at the place where the remains of 26 soldiers were discovered in 2013 in the destroyed village Fleury-devant-Douaumont, near Verdun, France, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A wooden statue depicting a Poilu (French soldier in World War I) by French artist Jean Bergeron is seen at the place where the remains of 26 soldiers were discovered in 2013 in the destroyed village Fleury-devant-Douaumont, near Verdun, France,...more

A wooden statue depicting a Poilu (French soldier in World War I) by French artist Jean Bergeron is seen at the place where the remains of 26 soldiers were discovered in 2013 in the destroyed village Fleury-devant-Douaumont, near Verdun, France, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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A visitor looks at a dove-shaped formation of thousands of artificial red poppies, made out of red bottle tops, at the Botanic Garden in Meise, Belgium, November 2, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A visitor looks at a dove-shaped formation of thousands of artificial red poppies, made out of red bottle tops, at the Botanic Garden in Meise, Belgium, November 2, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A visitor looks at a dove-shaped formation of thousands of artificial red poppies, made out of red bottle tops, at the Botanic Garden in Meise, Belgium, November 2, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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