Pope Francis pays tribute to D-Day soldiers in message for 75th anniversary
June 06, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: The invasion of Normandy “was decisive in the fight against Nazi barbarism” and paved the way for the end of World War II, Pope Francis said in a message to the bishop of Bayeux-Lisieux for the 75th anniversary D-Day. “That is why I remember with gratitude all the soldiers who ... had the courage to commit themselves and give their lives for freedom and peace.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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