Reconciled WWI enemies unite for remembrance

Posted: August 5, 2014 at 3:23 a.m.

LIEGE, Belgium -- Former enemies united Monday to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, with Belgium, France, Britain and Germany standing together in a spirit of reconciliation.

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