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Old 12-14-2013, 03:31 PM
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Swedish State Visit to Latvia: March 26-27, 2014

The Royal Court and The Government Offices have announced that Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silva will pay a two day State Visit to Latvia at invitation by President Andris Bērzinš between March 26-27 2014.

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State Visit to Latvia - Sveriges Kungahus [NS4 version]

State Visit to Latvia
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Old 02-28-2014, 10:31 AM
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The preliminary program of the visit
State Visit to Latvia – programme and accreditation - Sveriges Kungahus
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Old 03-12-2014, 06:15 AM
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The court has put to it's website an interview of the first Marshal of the Court, Mats Nilsson and the Head of the Protocol Department at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Caroline Vicini, about the preparations before the state visit.
Intervju med Caroline Vicini och Mats Nilsson inför statsbesöket till Lettland - Sveriges Kungahus
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Old 03-22-2014, 11:20 AM
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Yesterday evening the royal couple had Dinner by Latvia ambassadör Mr Gints Jegermanis in Stockholm
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Old 03-23-2014, 06:49 AM
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Part of the interview to Latvian TV before the visit
Kungen oroad över utvecklingen på Krim Inrikes
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Old 03-23-2014, 07:45 AM
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Part of the interview to Latvian TV before the visit

Kungen oroad över utvecklingen på Krim Inrikes

Very nice interview I wish we could have seen more! What was the question when Childhood was mentioned?
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Old 03-24-2014, 09:09 AM
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What makes a good father?
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Old 03-26-2014, 01:09 AM
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From the website of the President of Latvia:

The State Visit to Latvia by Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden and Queen Silvia
10:00 Participation in the official welcome ceremony
10:15 Official photo of the President of Latvia and the First Lady Dace Seisuma and the King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden and Queen Silvia and signing the guestbook
10:20 A meeting of the President of Latvia and the King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden
10:40 A meeting of the President of Latvia and the King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden and their delegations
11:15 A joint press briefing of the President of Latvia and the King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden
11:40 A ceremony of laying flowers at the Freedom Monument
14:30 Participation of the President of Latvia and the King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden in the opening of Latvian-Swedish business forum
19:30 A state dinner hosted by the President of Latvia Andris Bērziņš and the First Lady Dace Seisuma in honour of the State visit of the King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden and Queen Silvia to Latvia
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Old 03-26-2014, 04:49 AM
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From the court website, this will be updated during the day.
Statsbesök i Lettland, dag 1 - Sveriges Kungahus [NS4 version]
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Picture gallery from the welcome ceremony.
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Old 03-26-2014, 07:36 AM
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One more gallery.
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Old 03-26-2014, 03:02 PM
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From the dinner
http://imageupper.com/s02/1/2/U13958604231167335_1.jpg
http://imageupper.com/s02/1/2/U13958604231167335_2.jpg

The king and queen met the staff of the swedish embassy in Riga.
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Old 03-26-2014, 10:34 PM
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Very nice video! I very much enjoyed around 5 when the guard in the back started to "play" on his phone
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Old 03-27-2014, 05:27 PM
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the table of the return dinner looks magnificent
http://www.kungahuset.se/images/18.6...kungahuset.jpg
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Old 03-27-2014, 05:46 PM
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Magnificent pictures
The king and queen looks great and relax
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Old 03-28-2014, 01:02 AM
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The king and queen hosted a dinner on Thursday evening
http://distilleryimage0.s3.amazonaws...ee8695a0_8.jpg

Photos from the state visit also at this PurePeople gallery (with Victoria's events)
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Old 03-28-2014, 01:51 AM
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Can it be one of the emerald necklaces?
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Old 03-28-2014, 04:55 AM
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Can it be one of the emerald necklaces?
Yes, more photos:
Drottningen i blått på svarsmiddagen i Riga | Svensk Damtidning

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http://okupacijasmuzejs.lv/en/news/king-carl-xvi-gustaf-and-queen-silvia-visited-museum
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