Obama Recalls “Unimaginable Hell” of D-Day

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The president pays tribute to the Allied landings that broke Nazi Germany’s grip on France at Omaha Beach Saturday.

Says to crowd of thousands: “The sheer improbability of this victory is part of what makes D-Day so memorable.”

TEXT: Full remarks here. PHOTOS: Obama in France.

Earlier: Obama visits an American battlefield museum with his wife, lays a wreath in honor of the fallen.

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