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On the evening of June 3, 2014, Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands accompanied by Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands hosted a gala dinner at Paleis Het Loo in Apeldoorn in honor of His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco’s official visit to The Netherlands.
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On Monday, June 2, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan met with a group women from the North-Eastern Badia.
According to Petra News, during yesterday’s visit:
“…[Her Majesty] welcomed the opportunity to meet the diverse group of women from the Northeastern Badia which houses several military, educational and vocational facilities.
She also praised the humanitarian efforts of the residents in helping Syrian refugees in the area. Her Majesty then shed light on the importance of quality education and online learning to provide all Jordanians with the best education available…”
On June 3, 2014, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands and His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the opening of the exhibition, Grace Kelly: Prinses en Stijlicoon, at the Paleis Het Loo in Apeldoorn.
According to the official website for the Paleis Het Loo the exhibition presents:
“…the unique story of the fascinating and eventful life of Princess Grace of Monaco. Clothes, accessories, film clips and photographs bring to life again the tale of the princess from one of Europe’s oldest royal houses.”
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A video news report about the exhibition.
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On Monday, June 2, 2014, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan continued their visit to the Niigata Prefecture on the island of Honshu.
Yesterday afternoon the imperial couple visited the Kariyatagawa Disaster Prevention Park in Mitsuke City.
This morning the sovereign prince held a meeting with the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mr. Mark Rutte, in Den Haag. The sovereign prince also met with “…Ms. Anouchka van Miltenburg and Ms. Ankie Broekers-Knol, the presidents of the House of Representatives and Senate of the Netherlands…” according to AFP News.
On Tuesday, June 3, 2014, His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain and His Royal Highness Prince Felipe of Asturias arrived at the Real Monasterio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial in Madrid to attend a ceremony to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Real y Militar Orden de San Hermenegildo.
According to the Spanish royal court, the Real y Militar Orden de San Hermenegildo is “…both a general and military honor and a legion created by King Fernando VII of Spain at the conclusion of the Spanish War of Independence in 1814.”