Dozens of heads of state and government attended ceremonies in Poland to mark the 80th anniversary of the start of World War II. Speaking in Warsaw, German president Frank-Walter Steinmeier called it a German crime that his nation will never forget.
A number of world leaders, including German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and US Vice President Mike Pence, are in Poland to mark the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of World War II.
The leaders of Poland and Germany have joined around 30 international guests in Warsaw to mark the 80th anniversary of the start of World War II. In his address, the German president asked for Poland's forgiveness.
Donald Trump will not be taking part in commemorations to mark the 80th anniversary of the start of World War II. But Warsaw hopes visiting US envoys will still want to talk about strengthening NATO's eastern flank.
German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier has cautioned about the re-emergence of nationalism across Europe. He spoke during a moving ceremony for the victims of the August 1944 SS massacres in central Italy.
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