Morocco

Who is Princess Lalla Meryem of Morocco?

Born in Rome, Italy, on 26 August 1962, to King Hassan II and his second wife, Lalla Latifa Hammou, Lalla Meryem was the first child and eldest daughter of the couple; her birth, reportedly, took place in Italy because the family was on holiday there at the time. She would go on to have four siblings: King Mohammed VI, Princess Lalla Asma, Princess Lalla Hasna, and Prince Moulay Rachid.
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International royals

King of Morocco to contribute to reconstruction of Notre Dame

The King of Morocco, Mohammed VI is contributing to the reconstruction of Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris. Morocco’s monarch informed the Archbishop of Paris, via the Moroccan Ambassador to France, Chakib Benmoussa, last week of his country’s contribution to the famed cathedral’s reconstruction. Since the devastating fire that started on the late afternoon of 15 April 2019, around…
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European RoyalsInternational royals

Royal reactions to New Zealand tragedy

The British royals are not the only royals who have sent condolence messages and condemned the terror attack in Christchurch, New Zealand on Friday. Denmark’s Queen, the King and Queen of the Netherlands, Sweden’s King and a Jordanian Queen as well as others have shared messages via press releases or on social media. On Friday, a white supremacist terrorist live streamed his attack…
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Spain

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 13 February for a two-day state visit. Upon their arrival in Rabat, they were greeted by King Mohammed of Morocco, Crown…
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