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Luxembourg and Danish royals express sadness over Jacques Chirac's death

Several royals expressed their condolences to French President Emmanuel Macron and Bernadette Chirac, the wife of Jacques Chirac, following the death of the latter. The former President of France (1995-2007) died in his home at 86. They said: “It is with great emotion that we have just learned of the death of your dear husband, Mr Jacques Chirac. We salute in him the man who embodied the…
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Crown Princess Couple of Sweden conclude trip to Denmark

Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden have concluded their trip to Denmark where they accompanied a Swedish business delegation and met up with close friends, Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark. The visit began on 16 September and ended on 18 September. The Crown Princess Couple were joined by Prime Minister Lena Hallengren in the Danish capital of…
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Denmark's main royal residence, Amalienborg Palace, increases terror preparedness

The Danish royal residence of Amalienborg Palace in Copenhagen will soon be closed to all car traffic as part of moves to reduce the threat of a terror attack. The Danish news-agency “Ritzau” confirmed the details from Copenhagen City Council and the Danish Royal Court. The move means that cars will no longer be able to drive into Amalienborg Palace square, according to the Royal Court.
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Queen Margrethe visits Germany

Queen Margrethe of Denmark is currently on a four-day-long visit to the northern parts of Germany. The Danish monarch is touring the German state of Schleswig-Holstein and the Danish minority in South Schleswig. She is travelling on the Royal yacht Dannebrog which sailed into Flensburg Harbour on Tuesday. Queen Margrethe told the Danish press upon her arrival in Germany: “That so many born…
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