Saturday, June 10, 2023

Jordanian Royal Wedding

On June 1, Crown Prince Hussein of Jordan married Rajwa Al Saif in Amman. Congratulations to the newlyweds! The Royal Hashemite Court has released this splendid photo of most of the distinguished guests. This article helped me identify almost everyone in the picture.

Front row: King Philippe of Belgium, Queen & King of Malaysia, First Lady & President of Iraq, Sultan of Brunei, King Abdullah, the Bride & Groom, Queen Rania, parents of the Bride Khalid al-Saif & Azza Al Sudairi, Queen Maxima & King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, Queen Emerita SofĂ­a & King Emeritus Juan Carlos of Spain.

Behind them, more or less left to right except when listing couples together:

Prince Sebastien of Luxembourg, Crown Prince Theyazin of Oman, Princess Beatrice of York, Crown Prince Haakon of Norway, Ilham Yassin (Queen Rania's mother), Princess Salma, Crown Prince Frederik & Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, between them Prince Hashem, Princess Takamodo of Japan, Former First Lady & Former President of Iraq, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Prince Mateen of Brunei, King Simeon & Queen Margarita of Bulgaria, Princess Elisabeth of Belgium Duchess of Brabant, US First Lady Jill Biden, Princess Muna (King Abdullah's mother), President & First Lady of Rwanda, Hereditary Princess & Prince of Liechtenstein, May Mikati & Prime Minister Najib Mikati of Lebanon, Sheika Mozha (in lime green) of Qatar, Princess & Prince of Wales, between them Prime Minister Masrour Barzani of Iraqi Kurdistan, Queen Jetsun Pema of Bhutan, Sheikha Muna Al-Klaib (in blue) of Kuwait, First Lady Philippa Karsera (in green) of Cyprus, Crown Princess Margareta & Prince Radu of Romania, Sheikh Ahmad Al Abdullah Al Sabah of Kuwait, Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa of Bahrain, Princess Iman & Jameel Thermiotis, Princess Felicitas & Prince Johann Wenzel of Liechtenstein, Crown Princess Victoria & Prince Daniel of Sweden, Crown Prince Pavlos of Greece, Princess Catharina-Amalia of the Netherlands Princess of Orange.