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Remembrance Day

Red poppies fall from above as employees observe a minute’s silence in commemoration of Remembrance Day, inside Lloyd’s of London in the city of London on Nov. 9, 2018. – Nov. 11, 2018 is the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI. In the run-up to Armistice Day, many Britons wear a paper red poppy — symbolising the poppies which grew on French and Belgian battlefields during World War I. (Photo from Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images)

Remembrance Day around the world: Getting ready for November 11, 2018

On November 11, people all over the world pause for a moment to remember those who have died in the line of duty. As the Commonwealth countries are preparing for the sombre day, here are some of the events that have happened in the days leading up to Remembrance Day 2018.