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TMs King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Preside Over a Ceremony at El Pardo.

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On May 22, 2015, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain presided over the Oath of Allegiance of the Royal Guards ceremony held at the El Rey Barracks at El Pardo in Madrid.

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TMs King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Hold Audiences.

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On the morning of May 18, 2015, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain held various audiences at Palacio de La Zarzuela in Madrid.

The reigning couple met with representatives from the Spanish magazine, Semena.  The well-known publishing house is celebrating their 75th anniversary this year.  Later, Their Majesties met with members of the Fundación Comité Español de los Colegios del Mundo Unido and representatives from several companies who are collaborating with the Alianza para la Formación Profesional Dual, an initative of the Fundación Bertelsmann, la Fundación Princesa de Girona, la Confederación Española de Organizaciones Empresariales (CEOE), and the Cámara de Comercio de España.

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(VIDEOS) His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain and His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan Attend the 57th International Charlemagne Prize of Aachen.

On Thursday, May 14, 2015, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain and His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan attended the 57th International Charlemagne Prize of Aachen in Aachen, Germany.

The prize “…honors exceptional work performed in the service of European unity. According to its bylaws, it is given to public figures or bodies ‘distinguished by their outstanding work toward European unity or cooperation between its states.’ “

Dr. Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament, was presented with the prize for his efforts as an “…outstanding mentor of a united Europe who has earned important and lasting merits for his efforts towards a strengthening of parliament, parliamentarianism, and democratic legitimation in the EU.”

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His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain Meets with the President of Italy.

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On Monday, May 11, 2015, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain met with the President of Italy, Mr. Sergio Mattarella, at Palacio Real de Madrid.

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(VIDEOS) TMs King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Present Awards in Madrid.

On May 7, 2015, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain presided over the XXXII Edition of the Premios Internacionales de Periodismo Rey de España and the XI Edition of the Premio Don Quijote de Periodismo awards ceremony held at the Casa del Lector in Madrid.

Granted by the Spanish news agency EFE the Rey de España award recognizes outstanding Ibero-American journalistic works in radio, TV, printed media, and photography.  While the Don Quijote award “…recognizes outstanding works that stand out for their literary quality and proficient use of the Spanish language.”

(VIDEO) His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain Presides Over the Inauguration of the XI Congreso Nacional de la Abogacía.

On May 6, 2015, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain presided over the inauguration of the XI Congreso Nacional de la Abogacía held at the Palacio de Congresos Europa in Vitoria-Gasteiz in northern Spain.

(VIDEO) Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain Participates in a Meeting in Madrid.

On Monday, may 4, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain participated in a meeting with representatives from the Asociación Española Contra el Cáncer (AECC) and its “…scientific foundation…” held at the AECC headquarters in Madrid.

(VIDEO) News Regarding His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain.

On Tuesday, April 14 , 2015, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain attended a dinner held on the occasion of the opening of the 15th Global Summit of World Travel and Tourism held at the El Casino de Madrid in Madrid, Spain.

This morning His Majesty arrived in Brussels, Belgium, where he visited the European Parliament.  During today’s visit His Majesty King Felipe VI held a meeting with the European Parliament’s President, Mr. Martin Schulz.  He also met with “…one of the political group leaders to discuss various political issues. The King also took the opportunity to meet with Spanish MEPs.  Later in the day, His Majesty visited the European Council…” notes the official website for the European Parliament.

Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain Visits the Academia de Artillería.

On Monday, April 13, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain visited the Academia de Artillería in Segovia, Spain.

During today’s visit Her Majesty met with staff, military personnel as well as learned about the “… new curricula for NCOs, aimed at achieving the titles of ‘Mecatrónica Industrial’ and the  Administración de Sistemas Informáticos en Red…'”

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(VIDEO) Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain Presides Over a Meeting in Madrid.

On Tuesday, April 7, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain arrived at the Sede de Cruz Roja Española in Madrid to preside over a meeting with partners, volunteers, and employees of the Cruz Roja Española.

(VIDEO) Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain Opens an Exhibition in Madrid.

On March 17, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain arrived at the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía in Madrid to open an exhibition of 170 contemporary and modern artworks from the Kunstmuseum Basel.

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(VIDEO) TMs King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Attend the Premios Nacionales de Cultura.

On Monday, February 16, 2015, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain presided over the Premios Nacionales de Cultura held at the Palacio Real de El Pardo in Madrid.

TMs King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Hospital Nacional de Parapléjicos.

 

On February 10, 2015, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Hospital Nacional de Parapléjicos in Toledo, Spain.

During today’s celebrations Their Majesties met with staff and patients as well as unveiled a plaque commemorating today’s event.

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