General de Gaulle's grave vandalised, say French police

Published: 27/05/2017
General de Gaulle's grave vandalised, say French police
Source: WWW.YAHOO.COM

The grave of General Charles de Gaulle, France's World War II hero and post-war president, was vandalised on Saturday, police said. De Gaulle led the Free French Forces in London from 1940-44 and reshaped the country's political landscape after the war, founding the Fifth Republic in 1958. De Gaulle died in 1970 shortly before his 80th birthday.

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