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Two-minute silence observed

Hundreds of people gathered in London for a Remembrance service have fallen silent in honour of the men and women killed in conflicts past and present.

After the two-minute silence at 1100GMT, the Queen laid a wreath at the Cenotaph in Whitehall.

The prime minister, military and religious leaders and Commonwealth representatives were also present at the event.


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