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Royals lead VJ Day 70th anniversary ceremonies

The Queen, members of the royal family and the Prime Minister led events marking the 70th anniversary of VJ Day.

The nation commemorated the sacrifices of British Second World War forces who fought and died defeating Japan.

Security was tight amid reported terror threats to London events.

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Former child PoWs meet for the first time at VJ Day

Among those attending VJ Day celebration in London were survivors of Japanese Prisoner of War camps.

Two men who had been child prisoners at the Stanley Internment Camp in Hong Kong met for the first time, in a moment of excitement amid a day that was often somber.

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