WWI Centenary: the battle for Verdun
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The battle of Verdun was one the deadliest of the First World War – some 300,000 French and German soldiers lost their lives, during months of fierce fighting. One hundred years on from the start of the war, we’re heading back to Verdun. Join us for a special edition of France in Focus to retrace the history of this infamous battle, and reports on how the war changed people’s lives forever.