King Juan Carlos Back In Latin America

King Juan Carlos was back in Latin America this week, attending the inauguration ceremonies for new Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales.

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© Casa de S.M. el Rey

His Majesty met with outgoing President Alejandro Maldonado, and other leaders of the country and region.

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Don Juan Carlos with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden. © Casa de S.M. el Rey

King Felipe, King Juan Carlos’ son and current Spanish head of state, used to attend such ceremonies during his time as Prince of Asturias.

The Royal Families tries to keep tight relations with the leaders of Spain’s former colonies.

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