France honors African veterans of 'forgotten D-Day' landings

World Aug 16, 2019

France honors African veterans of 'forgotten D-Day' landings

It's sometimes called "the forgotten D-Day," the crucial but overshadowed Allied invasion of the French Riviera to push back the Nazis. France held an elaborate military ceremony Thursday to remember it 75 years on — and especially, to honor the many soldiers from Africa sent ...

Emperor Naruhito to meet with Macron next week

National Jun 18, 2019

Emperor Naruhito to meet with Macron next week

Emperor Naruhito will meet with French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte, during the couple's visit to Japan starting June 26, the Japanese government said Tuesday. The Emperor will also host a court luncheon in honor of the couple. Empress Masako will attend the ...