- Title: Swedish royals arrive in Germany for four-day visit
- Date: 5th October 2016
- Summary: BERLIN, GERMANY (OCTOBER 5, 2016) (REUTERS) TOWER AT AIRPORT TEGEL AIRPLANE WITH SWEDISH ROYALS LANDING ON TARMAC EU, SWEDISH AND GERMAN FLAGS VARIOUS OF SWEDISH AIR FORCE PLANE TAXIING QUEEN SILVIA AND KING CARL XVI GUSTAF GETTING OUT OF PLANE AND BEING WELCOMED BY GERMAN DELEGATION VARIOUS OF GUARD OF HONOUR WELCOMING ROYALS ROYALS BEING GREETED BY GERMAN DELEGATION ROYALS GETTING INTO CAR QUEEN SILVIA LOOKING OUT OF CAR/CAR DRIVING OFF EXTERIOR OF BELLEVUE RESIDENCE FLAG WITH FEDERAL EAGLE ON TOP OF BUILDING VARIOUS OF GERMAN PRESIDENT JOACHIM GAUCK AND HIS PARTNER DANIELA SCHADT WELCOMING ROYALS GUARD VARIOUS OF ROYALS, GAUCK AND SCHADT POSING FOR MEDIA GAUCK WELCOMING SWEDISH DELEGATION GUARD OF HONOUR
- 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: LVA00152QBGWP
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- 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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