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BC-WWI Centennial,ADVISORY

November 10, 2018

The Associated Press is covering a series of events marking the 100th anniversary of the armistice ending World War I on Nov. 11, 1918.

Here is a look at coverage plans. All times EST.

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SATURDAY

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WWI-CENTENNIAL —Traveling from across the world to monuments for soldiers who fell 100 years ago, victors and vanquished alike marked those sacrifices ahead of Armistice Day and assessed alliances that have been redrawn dramatically since the dark days of World War I. SENT: 750 words, photos, video.

With: WWI-CENTENNIAL-THE LATEST, WWI-CENTENNIAL CEREMONY-GLANCE

WWI-TRUMP —President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron insisted they were good friends Saturday after a dustup over their comments about European security that threatened to divert attention from a weekend ceremony marking 100 years since the end of World War I. SENT: 900 words, photos, video. With: WWI-TRUMP-THE LATEST

WWI-BEASTS OF WAR — They led cavalry charges, carried supplies to the front, and died by the millions during World War I — horses, mules, dogs, pigeons, even a baboon, all were a vital part of the war machine. SENT: 1,000 words, photos.

WWI-DEFENDING EUROPE: After French President Emmanuel Macron said Europe needs to defend itself from the United States, aides said he was misunderstood. But the idea isn’t so far-fetched. UPCOMING: 600 words by 1 p.m., photos

AP WAS THERE-WWI ARMISTICE — A series of stories that The Associated Press published on Nov. 11, 1918. SENT: 600 words, photos.

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SUNDAY

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WWI CENTENNIAL — Countries that fought bitterly a century ago come together to celebrate 100 years since the end of World War I, in a mass ceremony in Paris involving U.S. President Donald Trump and some 60 other world leaders, and smaller events around the globe. UPCOMING: 300 words by 2 a.m., developing throughout the day, photos, video. With: WWI CENTENNIAL-THE LATEST, WWI CENTENNIAL-TIMELINE, WWI CENTENNIAL-LETTERS HOME

WWI-TRUMP — U.S. President Donald Trump takes part in an international ceremony commemorating the end of World War I and visits an American cemetery outside Paris holding war dead. UPCOMING: Developing throughout the day, photos, video. With: WWI-TRUMP-THE LATEST

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For more information on World War I, go to The Associated Press’ WWI hub: https://www.apnews.com/WorldWarI

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World War I: An AP Centennial Commemorative Edition. Available now exclusively at Amazon: https://amzn.to/2JGrx5U

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