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In this image provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, while under attack of heavy machine gun fire from the German coastal defense forces, these American soldiers wade ashore off the ramp of a U.S. Coast Guard landing craft, during the Allied landing operations at Normandy, France on June 6, 1944. (AP Photo/U.S. Coast Guard)

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Men and assault vehicles storm the beach as Allied landing craft reach their destination during the initial Normandy landing operations in France, on June 6, 1944. (AP Photo)

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German prisoners of war are led away by Allied forces from Utah Beach, on June 6, 1944, during landing operations at the Normandy coast, France. (AP Photo)

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FILE -In this June 1944 file photo, U.S. reinforcements wade through the surf as they land at Normandy in the days following the Allies' June 1944, D-Day invasion of France. (AP Photo/Peter Carroll)

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Russia's Maria Sharapova returns the ball to Canada's Eugenie Bouchard during their semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Thursday, June 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

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Russia's Maria Sharapova returns the ball to Canada's Eugenie Bouchard during their semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Thursday, June 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

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Spain's Rafael Nadal returns the ball to compatriot David Ferrer during their quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Wednesday, June 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

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Germany's Andrea Petkovic celebrates winning the first set of the quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Italy's Sara Errani at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Wednesday, June 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

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Germany's Andrea Petkovic celebrates winning the first set of the quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Italy's Sara Errani at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Wednesday, June 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

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Russia's Maria Sharapova clenches her fist after scoring a point during the quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Spain's Garbine Muguruza at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Tuesday, June 3, 2014.(AP Photo/Michel Spingler)

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Russia's Maria Sharapova clenches her fist after scoring a point during the quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Spain's Garbine Muguruza at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Tuesday, June 3, 2014.(AP Photo/Michel Spingler)

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FILE - This May 15, 2014 file photo shows Lupita Nyong'o at the IFP and Calvin Klein Women In Film Party at the 67th international film festival, Cannes, southern France. The Walt Disney Co. announced Monday, June 2, that Nyong’o is joining the cast of “Star Wars: Episode VII.” The 31-year-old actress became a breakthrough star for her award-winning performance in “12 Years a Slave.” (AP Photo/Arthur Mola/Invision/File)

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FILE - This Feb. 11, 2014 file photo shows President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama arrive at the North Portico of the White House in Washington to greet French President François Hollande, who is arriving for a State Dinner. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci, File)

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While the three men will not be dining together Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin will have dinner with French President Francoise Hollande, who will also meet with President Obama.

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French soccer team forward Antoine Griezmann, right, challenges for the ball with Paraguayan soccer team defender Luis Carlos Cardozo Espillaga, during the friendly soccer match between France and Paraguay at the Allianz Riviera Stadium, in Nice, southeastern France, Sunday, June 1, 2014. France is preparing for the upcoming soccer World Cup in Brazil starting on 12 June. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)

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French soccer team forward Antoine Griezmann, reacts after scoring against Paraguay during their friendly soccer match, at the Allianz Riviera Stadium, in Nice, southeastern France, Sunday, June 1, 2014. France is preparing for the upcoming soccer World Cup in Brazil starting on 12 June. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)