Old foes

Sunday Mirror (Northern Ireland) - - Front Page - BY ALAN SELBY

SIGN OF TIMES Lead­ers in­side replica car­riage THE lead­ers of for­mer deadly en­e­mies France and Ger­many held hands yes­ter­day – at the emo­tive spot where the Ar­mistice end­ing

World War One was signed.

Pres­i­dent Em­manuel Macron and Chan­cel­lor An­gela Merkel jointly un­veiled a plaque at the site in Com­piegne, north-east France, where Ger­many sur­ren­dered on Novem­ber 11, 1918.

The lead­ers also signed a guest book in­side a replica of the fa­mous rail­way car­riage where the end of the con­flict was for­mally sealed.

The orig­i­nal car­riage, known as the Com­piegne Wagon, was a din­ing car con­verted for use as an of­fice by Al­lied com­man­ders.

When World War Two erupted and France sur­ren­dered to Nazi Ger­many in June 1940,

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