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France honors frontliners on Bastille Day

Ludovic Marin, AP/ Pool

Posted at Jul 15 2020 09:53 AM

France honors frontliners on Bastille Day

French Alpha jets of the Patrouille de France fly over the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs Elysees avenue during the Bastille Day military ceremony, in Paris, Tuesday. France honored nurses, ambulance drivers, supermarket cashiers and others on its biggest national holiday Tuesday. Bastille Day's usual grandiose military parade in Paris is being redesigned this year to celebrate heroes of the coronavirus pandemic.