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Prince Jacques takes salute at Monaco’s National Day

Monaco’s heir to the throne, Hereditary Prince Jacques, copied his father on Thursday during the country’s National Day celebrations and saluted the troops. The five-year-old Prince was in a uniform like his father while his older twin sister, Princess Gabriella’s outfit was coordinated with their mother, Princess Charlene. Jacques’s uniform matched the Palace Guard and…
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Monaco's National Day celebrations to be limited

As with many other celebrations around the world, National Day in Monaco will look much different than usual this year. This past weekend, Prince Albert II announced a scaled-back version of the holiday for 2020 in light of the coronavirus pandemic. Given the large crowds…
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Prince Albert pays tribute to victims of Nice terror attack

Prince Albert II of Monaco has paid his respects to the people of Nice following a terror attack in the Notre Dame Basilica on 29 October, leaving three people dead in the place of worship. The Sovereign Prince made a brief statement in a televised address to announce coronavirus lockdowns, saying, “This evening, my thoughts are with our neighbours in Nice, so horribly tried by the terrible…
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Prince Albert makes first official visit to Serbia

The environment, COVID-19, and sustainable development were among the topics highlighted when Prince Albert II paid his first official visit to the Republic of Serbia at the invitation of President Aleksandar Vučić this week, but the highlight was a new economic agreement…
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The Royal Week, in Pictures

As the last rays of sun fade into the cool days of autumn, royals across Europe have found themselves at their busiest since the pandemic hit in the chill of winter’s end. Special projects, family moments and a new royal star have caught attention in the past seven days. Here’s the royal week just gone, in pictures. Picking up the pieces Embed from Getty Images The Earl and…
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Princess Charlene's style nod to the Tour de France as she marks its return

Princess Charlene of Monaco adopted the famous yellow of the Tour de France as she helped get the famous cycling contest under way in Nice this weekend. Charlene, alongside her husband Prince Albert II, travelled to the French city for the first stage of the race which is finally taking place after being put on hold earlier this summer because of the coronavirus pandemic. Embed from Getty…
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