Poppy-stealing pigeon offers poignant reminder of war anniversary

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A  pigeon  has been pinching poppies from the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Australia’s national war memorial in Canberra and using them to build a colourful nest in the lead-up to Remembrance Day commemorations.

The  pigeon  has created the nest with the red flowers under the soft light of a stained glass window at The Australian War Memorial, the West Australian newspaper reported.

The poppy is a symbol used by Commonwealth countries to recognise the sacrifice made by armed forces members who have died in the line of duty.

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Poppy-stealing pigeon offers poignant reminder of war anniversary


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