In Paris, the display was watched by thousands of people and followed a concert to celebrate France's national day.
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Stunning displays were seen around the country including in Marseille, while Nice held its display on Saturday – the first July 14th fireworks display to be held in the city since the deadly terror attack of 2016.
The display in Marseille. Photo: AFP
Fireworks explode over the Old Port in Marseille. Photo: AFP
In Lavare in north west France a model of the Bastille was set alight to commemorate the storming of the Bastille. Photo: AFP