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Remembrance is celebrated in the (British) Commonwealth. Observance usually includes a silence at 11am on November 11th, which is when the armistice was signed in 1918. Depending on the country, the silence can be either one or two minutes.
The silence lasts for 2 minutes.
The silence on remembrance day is 2 minutes long.
on the 11th of noivember
The Cenotaph at Whitehall, London
To pay respect
2 minutes silence