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Old 07-30-2009, 08:52 AM
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Terrorist Attack near Marivent Palace: July 30, 2009

The vacations could not begin worse. There has been a terrorist assault in Calviá, in the Island of Mallorca, and there are two Guardias Civiles dead.

Al menos dos guardias civiles muertos en un atentado en Mallorca | España | elmundo.es
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Old 07-30-2009, 09:27 AM
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oh god it's terrible!!!!

I guess the royal family will go to the funerals of these 2 men!! it's a bad way to begin holidays!
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Old 07-30-2009, 09:47 AM
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The car bomb that this morning has done explosion in Palmanova causing the death of two guardias civiles there has taken place to only 10 km from Marivent's palace, the summer residence of Their Majesties the King and Queen.

Though the King and Queen and the Prince and Princess still have not moved up to Marivent, the Infantas Elena and Cristina are already in the Palace together with their children.

El atentado se ha producido a 10 km de Marivent, residencia de verano de los Reyes - Nacional_Terrorismo - Nacional - ABC.es
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Old 07-30-2009, 12:00 PM
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There is something in the Daily Mail that says the Royal Family has been flown from Majorca.
BREAKING NEWS: Bomb explosion in Majorca holiday destination | Mail Online

Members of the Spanish royal family, who were holidaying on the island, were thought to have been flown out as the lock down was put in place for regular tourists.
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Old 07-30-2009, 06:45 PM
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The Prince and Princess of Asturias will be present tomorrow in representation of The Wreath at the funeral that will be celebrated in the cathedral of Palma at 13.00 hours by both civil guards murdered today in Palmanova's Balearic locality, they informed to EFE sources of the Royal House.

The duke and duchess of Palma and the infanta Elena will visit before the funeral the funeral chapel in the Palace of the Almudaina.

Príncipes de Asturias presidirán mañana funeral por los dos guardias civiles - ABC.es - Noticias
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Old 07-31-2009, 04:07 AM
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It seems that the funneral chapel is located at Almudaina Palace and I've saw on Tv that Infanta Elena and Infanta Cristina with her husdban already arrived to give their condolences to the families.
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Old 07-31-2009, 05:00 AM
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The duke and duchess of Palma and the infanta Elena visit the funeral chapel in the Palace of the Almudaina.

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This thread has been created to post info and news regarding the Royal Family attending the funneral of the two officers killed in the terrorits attack. General news about the attack should go in this thread in Members' Corner
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Old 07-31-2009, 06:23 AM
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Spain to hold memorial service for slain policemen

they will stay. royals are role models, the nation will look at them so they can't turn their backs and leave their people behind. any other royal house would do the same. security will be super-tight though and i assume they won't be out and about as frequently as usual during their majorca stay anymore.

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Old 07-31-2009, 06:31 AM
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Felipe and Letizia arriving to the funeral:
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Old 07-31-2009, 07:56 AM
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Emotivo funeral en la Catedral de Palma por los guardias civiles asesinados
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It´s always very moving to see how the princes try to comfort the relatives of the victims. They give so much of themselves when trying to help the relatives, they are so compassionate and warm towards them.
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those pics are so sad...

It must be hard for them to be able to find words for the families who are suffering so much!
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