Kyiv: Today, on December 16, the former Romanian King Mihai I will be buried.
"King Mihai will be buried today in Curtea de Arges. The Romanians bid farewell to the king," RTV.NET reports.
First, the burial of the king will take place at the monastery of Curtea de Arges. Then the coffin will be transferred to the New Archbishop and the Royal Cathedral, where the funeral ceremony takes place.
At the funeral of Mihai I there are the King of Spain Juan Carlos I and the Queen of Spain, and members of the royal families of Greece, Belgium, Sweden and the United Kingdom. In addition, the Romanian political figures came to say goodbye to Mihai I: President Klaus Johannis, Deputy Chairman Liviu Dragnea and Senator Kalin Popescu Tariceanu. Ordinary citizens of Romania, too, see off the king in the last way.
On Tuesday, December 5, the cousin of Queen Elizabeth II King of Romania Mihai I died at the age of 96 in Switzerland.