Macron and Trump at Bastille Day; Remembering Nice attack victims
By France 24
15 July 2017 | 7:00 am
Our panel of international journalists discuss Macron’s first Bastille Day military parade as President, with guest of honour Donald Trump by his side. Staying in France, we also take a look at commemorations taking place in Nice and elsewhere, on the first anniversary of the terrorist attack that killed 86 and injured 450
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