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Charles invited to D-Day events

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Prince Charles is to attend D-Day commemorations in Normandy at the weekend, Clarence House has confirmed.

The prince was invited by French President Nicolas Sarkozy.

The White House had stepped into the row about why the Queen was not attending, after Buckingham Palace insisted she had not been invited. June Kelly reports.

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