French President Emmanuel Macron has laid a wreath in entrance of the statue of Normal de Gaulle on the Place Clemenceau in Paris in a ceremony commemorating the 76th anniversary of the allied victory of 8 Might 1945.
The date is often marked with ceremonies in Paris and throughout France however as a consequence of COVID-19 restrictions solely small-scale occasions occurred.
Commemorations additionally occurred within the Polish capital Warsaw.
In Pilsudski Sq., the place the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is positioned, representatives of the federal government, the President and the Military laid flowers.
Poland misplaced about six million folks below Nazi occupation throughout the second World Battle.
The Czech Republic marked the occasion with main politicians and military officers laying wreaths on the Nationwide Monument in Prague’s Vítkov Hill.
Members of the general public saved away as a consequence of coronavirus restrictions.
President Miloš Zeman arrived on the ceremony in a wheelchair.
As with another European international locations the day is marked within the Czech Republic as a nationwide vacation.