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Video: Grand Duke Henri talks of grief, change, commemorations and joy in Christmas Eve address

Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg was the second monarch to give a Christmas address today. He touched on the grief Luxembourg suffered due to the death of his beloved father, the late Grand Duke Jean as well as the loss of two soldiers who died at an ammunition depot in Waldhof from the explosion of a World War Two bomb. On the loss of his father, the Grand Duke said, “Grief is also an…
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How the Luxembourg royals celebrate Christmas

The Luxembourgish royals are more private about how they celebrate the Christmas holidays. With a new heir to the throne due to be born in May 2020, the family is sure to have lots to celebrate this holiday season. On Christmas Eve each year, Grand Duke Henri’s…
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Grand Duke Henri welcomes Nancy Pelosi to Luxembourg

On Sunday, His Royal Highness Henri, the Grand Duke of Luxembourg welcomed the American Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi (D California) to Luxembourg. The US Speaker of the House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, met the monarch at the Grand Ducal Palace to commemorate the Battle of the Bulge. Speaker Pelosi led a joint Democrat and Republican congressional delegation that took part in the…
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Tessy Antony-de Nassau spends the day with students at St George's in Luxembourg for Innovation Days

Tessy Antony-de Nassau was present for the first-ever Innovation Day in Luxembourg at St George’s Primary yesterday where her company, Finding Butterflies co-organised the event alongside Vodafone Foundation Luxembourg. Also in attendance alongside Tessy was the board of Vodafone, DJ Ninja, the CEO of the Luxembourgish Space Agency, and MEP from Luxembourg Marc Angel. Photo: Tessy…
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King Felipe and Queen Letizia act as hosts for Conference on Climate Change (COP25)

King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain have played hosts to the United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP25) in Madrid where Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg, Prince Albert of Monaco and other foreign dignitaries were in attendance. The theme of the conference is to reduce CO2 emissions, global trade in emission rights, and other issues surrounding the goals set at the 2015 Paris climate…
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