John Irish and Jeff Mason

President Obama greets World War II veterans at the commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landing on Normandy in France.

Barack Obama Joins World Leaders for D-Day — Eyes on Ukraine

World leaders and veterans paid tribute on the 70th anniversary of the World War Two D-Day landings to soldiers who fell in the liberation of Europe from Nazi German rule, as host France sought to use the event to achieve a thaw in the Ukraine crisis.