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President Trump was impressed with a Bastille Day parade when he visited France in 2017, inspiring him to request a military review for Washington, D.C. The date for that parade is now uncertain. Michel Euler/AP hide caption

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President Trump and Vice President Pence watch the Inaugural Parade on Jan. 20, 2017. The military is now looking at options for a military parade at Trump's request. Patrick Smith/Getty Images hide caption

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A Military Parade Should Be About People, Not Power

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NPR's Scott Simon and his family enjoyed the Bastille Day fireworks in Deauville, France. Scott Simon/NPR hide caption

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Balancing Safety And Celebration On The Streets Of France

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This photo provided by Jess Davis shows the Copeland family (from left) Sean, Maegan, Brodie, Austin and Kim. Davis, a family friend, said Sean and Brodie were killed Thursday when a Tunisian-born man drove a truck through crowds celebrating Bastille Day along Nice's beachfront, killing scores of people. Courtesy of Jess Davis via AP hide caption

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Forensic police investigate a truck at the scene of a terror attack on the Promenade des Anglais on Thursday evening in Nice, France. A French-Tunisian attacker killed 84 people as he drove a truck through crowds gathered to watch a fireworks display during Bastille Day celebrations. The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images hide caption

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Flowers are laid out near the site of the truck attack in Nice. The attack ended when police shot and killed the driver. Luca Bruno/AP hide caption

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Darryl Curtis: 'It was awful ... I was afraid'

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Police officers, firefighters and rescue workers at the Promenade des Anglais in Nice after a truck drove into a crowd watching a fireworks display in the French Riviera resort. Valery Hache/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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