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King Felipe opens Windeurope Conference and Exhibition 2019

King Felipe opened the Windeurope Conference & Exhibition 2019 on Tuesday in Bilbao. The King was greeted on arrival by the Lehendakari of the Basque Government, Iñigo Urkullu; the Basque Country government delegate, Jesús Loza; the President of General Meetings of Bizkaia, Ana Otadui; Barakaldo Mayor Amaia del Campo; Bilbao Mayor Juan María Aburto; Windeurope President Gunnar Groebler; and…
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First Spanish state visit to Argentina in 16 years begins today

King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain are to undertake a state visit to Argentina, the first from a Spanish monarch in roughly 16 years, beginning today. Their Majesties arrived in Buenos Aires last night, and their official agenda starts today in the capital. The King and Queen’s visit today will include laying a wreath this morning at the monument to General San Martín (a national hero…
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King and Queen of Spain preside over awards ceremony for fine arts

Their Majesties King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain presided over the awards ceremony for the Gold Medals of Merit in the Fine Arts 2017 on Monday at the Church of La Merced in Córdoba. The awards are approved by the Council of Ministers at the proposal from the Minister of Culture and Sports. They are presented to those who “have excelled in the field of artistic creation, providing…
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King and Queen of Spain conclude state visit to Morocco

The much-delayed state visit by the King and Queen of Spain to Morocco finally took place over the past two days. King Felipe and Queen Letizia, accompanied by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation, Josep Borrell, arrived in the African country on…
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Spanish King and Queen express their "deepest sorrow" after body of toddler who fell down well was found

Their Majesties King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain have expressed their “deepest sorrow” and sent their “deepest condolences” following the body of a Spanish toddler being found in a well. A two-year-old boy, Julen Rosello, fell down a borehole two weeks ago, and rescue workers worked tirelessly to rescue the child who was over a hundred metres deep. However, in the…
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