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Prince William attends emotional Anzac Day ceremony in New Zealand

Apr 25, 2019 - 2:30 PM

The Prince is also scheduled to meet survivors of the March 15 shooting in which 50 people were killed

SOMBER. Britain's Prince William proceeds to lay a wreath during the Anzac Day service at Auckland War Memorial Museum on April 25, 2019. Photo by Fiona Goodall/AFP

Record crowds as Australia and New Zealand mark Anzac Day

Apr 25, 2015 - 10:30 AM

At the ceremonies in Australia and New Zealand there were moving tributes to fallen mates and calls not to forget those injured in conflict

ANZAC DAY 2015. A large crowd gathers for the dawn service at ANZAC Cove in commemoration of the Gallipoli War on the Gallipoli peninsula, Turkey, early April 25, 2015. Photo by Tolga Bozoglu/EPA

Leaders pay tribute to Gallipoli fallen on centenary

Apr 25, 2015 - 8:27 AM

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the world needs a message of peace more than ever in the 21st century

COMMEMORATION. Britain's Prince Charles (L) and Prince Harry (R) visit the Cape Helles English Memorial during a commemorative event of the Battle of Gallipoli, in Gallipoli, Turkey, April 24, 2015. Photo by Tolga Bozoglu/EPA

Disaster avoided as runaway ship stopped off Italy with 900 aboard

Dec 31, 2014 - 4:57 PM

UPDATED Authorities will investigate how the migrants reportedly mainly from Syria came to be hidden on the Blue Sky M as it sailed to the Croatian port of Rijeka

MIGRANTS RESCUED. Aid workers wait early on December 31, 2014 near the Moldovan-flagged ship Blue SKy M. in the port of Gallipoli, in southeastern of Italy. Photo by Nunzio Giove/AFP

On ANZAC Day, crowds in Australia, New Zealand remember war dead

Apr 25, 2012 - 12:22 PM

More than 10 000 New Zealand and Australian servicemen died in the failed eight month campaign on the peninsula in World War I and Gallipoli has become a defining symbol of courage and comradeship for the two nations

ANZAC DAY. An Australian soldier plays a scottish pipe during a ceremony celebrating the 97th anniversary of Anzac Day during a ceremony celebrating the 97th anniversary of Anzac Day in Canakkale, Turkey on April 24, 2012. AFP photo / Saygin Serdaroglu