November 11, 1918 - Commemoration of the end of WWI
A ceremony was held at the embassy to commemorate the Armistice of November 11, 1918, which put an end to the First World War.
President François Hollande launched on November 7th the centenary commemorations of the First World War. Hundreds of events will be organised in France and in other countries to mark this 100th anniversary, culminating in November 2014. You can check the programme on the website of the Maison du Centenaire at: http://centenaire.org/fr