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Spain's King Juan Carlos returns home after surgery

King Juan Carlos of Spain has returned home from hospital after having surgery on his right knee last week. As he left the private Sanitas La Moraleja University Clinic yesterday, he was in good spirits and joked to the media, “I will not be able to run 100 metres, but I will be able to walk better.” He will continue to recover at home at Zarzuela Palace after spending the past four…
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Casa Real believes incident between Queen Letizia and Queen Sofía blown out of proportion

Spain’s Casa Real believes incident between Queen Letizia and Queen Sofía “has been magnified” and blown out of proportion, according to Spanish newspaper El País. Casa Real has not publicly commented on the video, but sources within Zarzuela Palace have spoken out to the media saying the short video does not portray what actually happened. They told El País, “The…
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Reported drama in the Spanish Royal Family after mass

A short video has surfaced showing the Spanish Royal Family leaving the Cathedral-Basilica of Santa María de Palma de Mallorca after Easter mass on Sunday with what appears to be a bit of drama between Queen Letizia and her mother-in-law, Queen Sofía. The video shows Queen Sofía with her arms around her two granddaughters, Princess Leonor and Infanta Sofía, smiling at a photographer. Queen…
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Spanish Royal Family attends Easter Mass

The Spanish Royal Family has attended Easter Mass today at the Cathedral-Basilica of Santa María de Palma de Mallorca in Palma on the island of Mallorca (or Majorca), Spain, this morning. Their Majesties King Felipe, Queen Letizia, King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofía and…
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Feliz Cumpleaños! King Felipe turns 50

Just as the month was beginning, King Juan Carlos of Spain celebrated his 80th birthday, and now, as the month is coming to a close, his only son,King Felipe, is also celebrating a milestone birthday. The King of Spain turns 50 today. In celebration of his turning 50, Casa de la Moneda is issuing a commemorative 30 euro coin that will have his face on one side with his coat of arms on…
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