- Title: Swedish royals arrive in Germany for four-day visit
- Date: 5th October 2016
- Summary: VARIOUS OF GAUCK AND KING CARL XVI GUSTAF RECEIVING MILITARY HONOURS
- Embargoed: 20th October 2016 13:00
- Keywords: Sweden royals Queen Silvia King Carl Gustaf Germany Gauck
- Location: BERLIN, GERMANY
- City: BERLIN, GERMANY
- Country: Germany
- Topics: Arts/Culture/Entertainment,Royals
- Reuters ID: LVA00252QBGWP
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- Story Text: Sweden's Royals Queen Silvia and King Carl XVI Gustaf arrived at Berlin's Tegel airport on Wednesday (October 5) for a four-day visit to Germany.
After their arrival German president Joachim Gauck and his partner Daniela Schadt welcomed the Royal visitors at the Bellevue residence with military honours.
On their official visit, the Royals are also scheduled to meet Berlin mayor Michael Mueller at the Brandenburg Gate before talks with German chancellor Angela Merkel take place later on Wednesday afternoon.
Born in Germany, Queen Silvia regularly visits her home country. This time the royal couple will also head to Hamburg, Wittenberg and Leipzig during their four-day trip to Germany.
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