Flying the national flag on Portugal Day

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The national flag was proudly flying in the city of Porto this morning, in front of Porto City Hall, at the ceremony that marked the beginning of the celebration of Portugal Day.

After hearing the National Anthem, the President of the Republic, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa visited the military complementary activities - a display of activities by the Army, the Navy and the Air Force in Avenida dos Aliados, in the framework of Portugal Day celebration.

Portugal's National Day is celebrated annually on June 10th and the date commemorates the death of national literary icon Luís de Camões on 10 June 1580.