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10,000 torches are lit in the Tower of London’s moat to honor WWI dead



Tower of London display 13.JPGThe scene at the Tower of London on November 4, 2018.Henry Nicholls/Reuters

The moat outside the Tower of London was lit up with 10,000 torches Sunday night, in a dazzling display to honor those killed in World War I.

The moving ceremony will continue every night through November 11, which marks Remembrance Day in the UK — the anniversary of the end of the Great War.

This year marks 100 years since the war’s end, so Tower of London officials wanted to mark the event with a grand display.

Here are 16 more incredible more photos from the event.

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