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Whereas the Oranges had been nonetheless on the entrance of Westminster Abbey on the funeral of Queen Elizabeth, they’ve fellow royals in entrance of them on the coronation of King Charles. The royal visitors are positioned by seniority, the variety of years they’ve been on the throne.

King Willem-Alexander wears the Order of the Garter as a putting ornament, which he acquired in 2019 from Charles’ mom Queen Elizabeth. The monarch is sitting within the heart aisle in Westminster Abbey, in the identical row as King Philippe of Belgium. That king took workplace in 2013 a number of months after King Willem-Alexander. King Felipe of Spain has been given a spot immediately behind Willem-Alexander, who succeeded his father a yr later.

Immediately in entrance of Willem-Alexander is Prince Albert, who has dominated his principality since 2005. Logically, the primary row comprises the monarchs who’ve been on the throne the longest. Amongst them King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden and King Mswati of eSwatini, previously Swaziland.

Willem-Alexander (again proper) walks to his place. © AP

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