Carl XVI Gustaf


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Carl XVI Gus·taf

(kärl go͝os′täf′) also Carl XVI Gus·tav (-täv′) Born 1946.
King of Sweden (since 1973). He succeeded his grandfather Gustaf VI Adolf.

Carl XVI Gustaf

(Swedish kɑːrl ˈɡʊstav)
n
(Biography) born 1946, king of Sweden from 1973

Carl XVI Gustaf

(kɑrl)
n.
born 1946, king of Sweden since 1973.
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King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia are on a three-day trip.
On behalf of King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden and Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, Ambassador Staffansson congratulated President Pendarovski on his taking of office and wished him success in his work.
The government transition was marked by a special session at the palace hosted by King Carl XVI Gustaf. Crown Princess Victoria and parliamentary speaker Andreas Norlen were also present.
He is the only son of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia.
8 (SUNA) -- Ambassador Mohamed Eissa Idam, has handed over his credentials to the King of Sweden, Carl XVI Gustaf, as Sudan Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Sudan to the Kingdom of Sweden.
It seeks to consolidate the principle of dialogue and coexistence by contributing to the establishment of many regional and international institutions such as King Abdullah Center for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue, the United Nations Center for Counter-Terrorism, the World Center for Countering Extremist Thought, King Salman International Center for Peace and the Center for Intellectual Warfare, as well as its participation in the world's largest voluntary work to promote peace through the "Messengers of Peace" program with the World Scout Fund, which is jointly sponsored by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and King of Sweden King Carl XVI Gustaf, Honorary President of the World Scout Fund all over the world.
The King sent a cable to King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, in which he expressed his condemnation of this heinous act.
The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani sent on Wednesday a cable of congratulations to HM King Carl XVI Gustaf of the Kingdom of Sweden on the occasion of his country's National Day.
In his message to His Majesty CARL XVI GUSTAF, King of Sweden and the Government and People of Sweden, on behalf of the Government and People of Liberia, and in his own name, President Weah extended heartfelt wishes and expressed pleasure to note that relations between the two counties and peoples have seen unprecedented evolution in recent years, charactering the strong bond of friendship between their two countries.
He also called on the King of Sweden Carl XVI Gustaf and discussed on ways of strengthening bilateral ties in key sectors.