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03 December 2023

France celebrates Maid of Orlean's 600th anniversary

FRANCE, Orléans: France is celebrating the 600th anniversary of the birth of national heroine Joan of Arc, who is especially remembered in the town of Orléans which she famously saved from an English siege. But in the 21st century, the image of the "Maid of Orléans" as a French icon is now becoming all things to all people.