Poland Marks 70 Years Since Nazi Invasion Sparked WWII

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and President of Poland Lech Kaczynski light candles during a remembrance of the German invasion in Poland in 1939 at the cemetary of defenders on September 1, 2009 at Westerplatte Monument in Gdansk, Poland. Today, Merkel and european leaders attend a ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of the start of World War II.
(Aug. 31, 2009 - Source: Pool/Getty Images Europe)