Pioneers of the 1st Foreign Legion regiment carry their axes as they march during the traditional Bastille Day military parade on the Place de la Concorde in Paris, France

Students of the special military school of Saint-Cyr march during the traditional Bastille Day military parade on the Place de la Concorde in Paris, France

Students of the Ecole Polytechnique school march during the traditional Bastille Day military parade on the Place de la Concorde in Paris, France

Troops from Operation Sangaris attend the Bastille Day military parade on the Champs Elysees in Paris, France