Actor playing "Napoleon" directs his troops
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Battle of the Nations re-enacted for 200th anniversary

20 October 2013 Last updated at 19:48 BST

Thousands of people have taken part in a re-enactment of the Battle of the Nations, in Leipzig in Germany.

The battle in 1813 saw troops from Austria, Prussia, Russia and Sweden beat the French army under Napoleon.

Karin Giannone reports.