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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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European Royals

Brazilian Chief asks royals for help to stop deforestation

The Brazilian chief Raoni Metuktire is currently on a European tour. His purpose is to gather royal support for his tribe and help to stop the deforestation that heavily impacts his tribe’s way of living. So far the chief has met with Grad Duke Henri of Luxembourg, Prince Charles-Philippe of Orléans, Duke of Anjou and Crown Prince Leka of Albania. Chief Raoni is currently on a three-week tour…
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Luxembourg

Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa attend Women’s Forum Global Meeting 2018

On 16 November, Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg were in Paris to attend the Women’s Forum Global Meeting 2018. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa made a speech at the event where she explained what she saw in her recent humanitarian trip to Lebanon last month and presented the actions she supports in favour of survivors of sexual violence in fragile environments. It was…
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Luxembourg

Prince Sébastien takes part in the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace

We are used to the idea of the guards protecting the Royal Family at Buckingham Palace, but this week has been slightly unusual – one of those guarding the palace is a foreign royal. Prince Sébastien of Luxembourg is currently with 1st Battalion Irish Guards stationed at Hounslow Barracks in London as a Troop Commander and has been Standard bearer on some of the occasions when the Battalion has…
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