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Old 06-06-2014, 02:50 AM
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The Abdication of King Juan Carlos: June 18, 2014

The Abdication of King Juan Carlos
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Old 06-16-2014, 01:17 PM
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June 18- King Juan Carlos signs abdication law

- The event will be held in the Hall of Columns of the Royal Palace at 18:00

- Queen Sofía, Prince and Princess of Asturias, infanta Leonor, infanta Sofía, infanta Elena, infanta Pilar and infanta Margarita will attend.

- About 160 guests: High Authorities of State, former presidents of Government, dean of the Diplomatic Corps,political and military authorities, "parents" of the Constitution, spanish Knights of the Order of the Golden Fleece, board member of the Greatness and representatives of the Royal "Maestranzas".

- King Juan Carlos and Mariano Rajoy, Prime Minister, will sign the law

- King Juan Carlos will not deliver a speech
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Old 06-18-2014, 11:15 AM
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Te event on line at 18:00

Spanish public tv

La 1 de TVE en directo

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Old 06-18-2014, 12:31 PM
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Guests arriving at the Royal Palace

Vídeo: El Rey firma la ley de abdicación | VÃ*deos | EL PAÍS

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Old 06-18-2014, 12:40 PM
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Live Coverage is Starting-
La 1 de TVE en directo
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Old 06-18-2014, 12:47 PM
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The RF arrived at the palace at another entry, the guards fire 21 cannon shots to salute the king.

Letizia in black & white.
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Old 06-18-2014, 12:48 PM
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Felipe and his family has arrived.
I would've hoped for a more colored outfit on Letizia but nevertheless black and whit evan be very classic.

Has the King & Queen arrived?
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Old 06-18-2014, 12:51 PM
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^The Queen was with them
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Princess Letizia repeats the dress of Cervantes lunch, I think Queen Sofia also repeats suit.
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Old 06-18-2014, 12:57 PM
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Any pictures?
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Old 06-18-2014, 01:00 PM
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Just some screen caps from El Mundo..
https://twitter.com/elmundoes/status...112832/photo/1
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Old 06-18-2014, 01:03 PM
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Leonor and Sofia look a bit overwhelmed..
Btw, Letizia's wink..
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Old 06-18-2014, 01:04 PM
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Letizia looks very tense, I don't blame her.
The girls look adorable!
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Old 06-18-2014, 01:07 PM
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Just some screen caps from El Mundo..
https://twitter.com/elmundoes/status...112832/photo/1
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Old 06-18-2014, 01:10 PM
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The man reading the speech of JC has a word of graditude to the Queen.

I noticed the wink of Letizia to her daughters too, Charlotte Aster.

The king signed, received a kiss from his wife and hugged his son. Felipe and JC changed seats. A long applause and Leonor and Sofia give their grandfather a kiss.

I just spotted Queen Anne Marie and the duke and duchess of Calabria.
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It's so sad! King Juan is so emotional.
I liked how he moved over so Felipe can take his seat.
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Old 06-18-2014, 01:18 PM
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I jumped on my seat as Juan Carlos stumbled. He really looks frail.
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Surely he has been the most consequential monarch of the last half century. What a man.
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Some pictures:
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