CoronavirusJordan

King Abdullah addresses Jordan over COVID-19

Jordan’s King Abdullah II addressed Jordanians via a video message on Monday regarding the ongoing global COVID-19 outbreak. He expressed his confidence in his fellow countrymen in their ability to face the responsibility that lay ahead of them and the world due to the virus. His Majesty spoke about Jordan’s response to the pandemic and said that he ordered the government to counter…
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Japan

Japan's Princess Aiko graduates from high school

Japan’s Princess Aiko has graduated from high school as the famous Japanese Cherry Blossoms bloomed. The only child of Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako attended her graduation ceremony at Tokyo’s Gakushuin Girls’ Senior High School over the…
The Netherlands

Syrian couple name baby after King of the Netherlands

A Syrian couple has named their newborn after the King of the Netherlands. The couple, from Putten, named their son Willem-Alexander as a way to thank the Netherlands for taking them in. The father said, “I would like to say thank you to the Netherlands in this way,” when speaking to Omroep Gelderland. A friend helped translate for him as he is still learning Dutch. Hussein…
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Luxembourg

Who is Princess Claire of Luxembourg?

Claire Margareta Lademacher was born to Gabriele and Hartmut Lademacher on 21 March 1985 in Filderstadt, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. She has one older brother, Felix. Claire spent most of her childhood with her family in Usingen, which is a district of Haut-Taunus in Germany. She did spend a short time in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, during her youth where she attended the Atlanta International…
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Sweden

Swedish royal website reveals new photo of Crown Princess Family

The Swedish Royal Court has released a new photo of the Crown Princess Family. The image was quietly placed in the press image bank on their website, but the Royal Court has not made any posts about it on their social media or their website as the sole focus right now is the COVID-19 pandemic. The photo features Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel with their two children…
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