Follow live updates as world leaders join veterans to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-day landings in Normandy
Marine One has arrived at the US cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer.
The last time Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump met in France for a major historical event – the world war one armistice commemorations in Paris last November — the atmosphere turned sour.
At that event, US president had bristled as he sat listening to Macron deliver a speech lambasting nationalism at the Arc de Triomphe.
Donald and Melania Trump have emerged from Air Force One and receive smattering of applause from the crowd in the American cemetery watching on big screens. The Trumps due here in 10mins from Caen courtesy of Marine One. pic.twitter.com/FV8IL0Gghu