The president of Lithuania, Valdas Adamkus, will make a State visit to Spain, between June 6th and 8th, during which he will meet the King and analyze with Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero the EU’s future distribution of bottoms.
King Juan Carlos greets the president of Lithuania, Valdas Adamkus, and his wife, Alma Adamkiene, on their arrival.
Today, there will be a lunch at La Zarzuela and a gala dinner at the Royal Palace.
MADRID, SPAIN: Spanish King Juan Carlos (R) and Queen Sofia (L) pose before an official dinner with Lithuanian President Valdas Adamkus and his wife (out of camera range) at the Royal Palace in Madrid, 06 June, 2005. AFP PHOTO Javier SORIANO. (Photo credit should read JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
KJC and QS, next to the president of Lithuania, Valdas Adamkus, and his wife attended a concert performed by a Lithuanian quartet, at the beginning of the reception offered to the Spanish Royals, at the Palace of El Pardo (the official residence of foreign heads of state, when viviting Spain).
Photos from Terra:
President of the Andalusian government Manuel Chaves (L), Spanish King Juan Carlos (center), Spanish Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Miguel Angel Moratinos (2R) and Cordoba mayor Rosa Aguilar (R), are seen after lunch at the OSCE two-day Conference on Anti-Semitism and on Other Forms of Intolerance in Cordoba, 08 June 2005.
Does anyone know who the woman (in the navy or black outfit) is in the picture above standing next Her Majesty? I have seen her in several photographs and wonder what her relation is to Queen Sofia. Is she a lady in waiting or something of that nature?
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