France honours 'heroes' for train attack courage

August 24, 2015

President Francois Hollande bestowed France's highest honour on a group of Americans and a Briton on Monday saying the whole world "admires their courage and cool composure" in overpowering a Moroccan gunman on a crowded train. IMAGES of the "heroes" leaving the Elysée Palace after being awarded the Legion d'Honneur. (Photo: Pool/Reuters)