Russian President Vladimir Putin welcomed by France’s President Hollande at the Elysee Palace in Paris

Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) is greeted by France's President Francois Hollande as he arrives at the Elysee Palace in Paris, June 5, 2014. Putin will be amongst 19 heads of state and government attending D-day anniversary ceremonies along the landing beaches of Normandy in northern France, June 6, 2014.  REUTERS/Fred Dufour/Pool    (FRANCE  - Tags: POLITICS)   - RTR3SEY1