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On Wednesday, February 19, 2014, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales continued his visit to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
This morning the prince held a meeting with His Royal Highness Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal, attended a meeting at the UK ambassador’s house, visited an “…historical site under reconstruction in Al-Diriyah…” and much more.
On Tuesday, February 19, 2014, His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan arrived at the King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Center at the Dead Sea to attend a ceremony in celebration of “…Veterans Day which honors war veterans and retired servicemen…” according to Petra News.
His Majesty also held a meeting with “…senior officers from the United States Defense University led by retired General Joseph Hoar…”
On February 19, 2014, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark attended the opening ceremony of the Birkerød Gymnasium Model United Nations (BIGMUN) conference in Birkerød according to the Danish royal court.
During today’s conference the future queen of Denmark gave the opening speech. And, that’s it. 🙂
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On the evening of Tuesday, February 18, 2014, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales attended the Janadriya Culture Festival held at the Der’iya in Riyadh.
According to AFP News, during last evening’s celebration the future king “…wore a traditional Saudi Arabian uniform, complete with a sword, and performed the Ardah, a traditional Saudi dance…”
On Tuesday, February 18, 2014, His Imperial Highness Crown Prince Naruhito of Japan welcomed His Royal Highness Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud and his delegation as they arrived at Haneda Airport in Tokyo.
This afternoon His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan held a meeting with the crown prince at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo. After the meeting the emperor hosted a luncheon in honor of Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud’s visit to Japan.
On Wednesday, February 19, 2014, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium accompanied by the Belgian Prime Minister, Mr. Elio Di Rupo, and the Belgian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Didier Reynders, arrived in Rome, Italy for an official one-day visit.
Upon their arrival at Palazzo del Quirinale Their Majesties were warmly welcomed by the President of Italy, Mr. Giorgio Napolitano and other government officials. After the inspection of the guards Their Majesties and President Napolitano posed for the press inside the Palazzo.
In the afternoon, Their Majesties arrived at the Palazzo Giustiniani where they held a meeting with the President of the Italian Senate, Mr. Pietro Grasso.