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Old 03-24-2015, 08:46 AM
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Just before the arriving of the royal couple to the Elysee palace, we learned a very sad news, there was this morning a crash of a plane A 320, departure from Barcelona to Düsseldorf, no surviving people, we don't know if there were spanish people , or french people or ferman people. We saw in direct president Holland speaking with king Felipe a long moment.
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Old 03-24-2015, 08:47 AM
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After this horrific accident, there will for sure be adjustments to the schedule.
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Old 03-24-2015, 09:04 AM
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There will be changes in the visit, they have announced 45 victims with spanish surnames

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Los Reyes inician en Francia su primer viaje de Estado con la terrible noticia del avión estrellado en los Alpes

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Meeting with President François Hollande at the Elysee Palace

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Los reyes de España cancelan la visita de Estado a Francia por el accidente aéreo de los Alpes - RTVE.es

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Spanish king cuts short French state visit after crash

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French President Francois Hollande, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls, Spain's King Felipe VI and Letizia, Spanish Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo attend a crisis meeting about the air crash in the decision room at the Interior Ministry in Paris

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Old 03-24-2015, 09:34 AM
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I just heard the news of the plane crash: what a tragedy! And right when they couple is visiting France!
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Old 03-24-2015, 09:37 AM
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The visit has been cancel
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Old 03-24-2015, 09:37 AM
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King Felipe is speaking in spanish in front of the palace Elysée, he announces that the visit is cancelled.
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The absolute right thing to do.
45 Spanish surnames confirmed on the flight

This is not a day for a State visit. Sad.
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The BBC is reporting the state visit has been cancelled
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Old 03-24-2015, 09:54 AM
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@BBCBreaking: King Felipe VI of Spain cancels state visit to France after #Germanwings crash http://t.co/teojxJoBMX http://t.co/E5OhXbiGGU
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What a sadness for both the hosts and the guests of this cancelled visit..

My condolences to all those bereaved.
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It was inevitable :(
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Old 03-24-2015, 10:03 AM
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According to the Elysee Palace , the visit has been postponed .
The royal couple will stay in Paris for the day, the King will meet the Prime Minister and visit the crisis center dedicated to the crash this afternoon.
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Old 03-24-2015, 10:09 AM
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Both Hollande and the King have said they expect to complete the State Visit at a most propitious time.
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Such horrible and tragic news,the King was right to cancel his visit.
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Old 03-24-2015, 10:15 AM
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Its a national tragedy for Spain (and for Germany), its the right thing to cancel this visit.
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Old 03-24-2015, 10:41 AM
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The King cancels State Visit to France

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El Rey cancela el viaje de Estado a Francia debido al trágico accidente aéreo

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Very sad developments indeed.
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Old 03-24-2015, 03:34 PM
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King Felipe is speaking in spanish in front of the palace Elysée, he announces that the visit is cancelled.
The right decision in the circumstances.
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As others have already stated, cancelling was the right decision.
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