BERLIN | WWI centenary to be marked in London and Paris, not Berlin

BERLIN | WWI centenary to be marked in London and Paris, not Berlin

BERLIN— Chancellor Angela Merkel will mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I on French soil, and German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier will be in London at a ceremony in Westminster Abbey with Queen Elizabeth II.

But in Germany, there are no national commemorations planned for the centenary of the Nov. 11 armistice that brought an end to the war that killed more than 2 million of its troops and left 4 million wounded.

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