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Itar-Tass Re: Empress Marie's repatriation
« on: August 12, 2006, 05:52:30 PM »
From ITAR-TASS

Russia, Denmark discuss transfer of Russian empress’ remains

09.August.2006, 21.48

ST. PETERSBURG, August 9 (Itar-Tass) -- Russia’s State King-of-Arms Georgy Vilinbakhov met with Dutch officials in Copenhagen has discussed the details of the first stage of a ceremony in which the remains of Empress Maria Fyodorovna will be transferred to Russia.

The ceremony will begin in Denmark in the evening of September 22....

http://www.itar-tass.com/eng/level2.html?NewsID=10693996&PageNum=0

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Re: Itar-Tass Re: Empress Marie's repatriation
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2006, 01:35:36 AM »
A "tad" inaccurate,but not uncommon as "some people"believe Amsterdam is in Denmark too.... ::)

It should read;"Georgy Vilinbakhov met with Danish officials".

There is more here:
http://forum.alexanderpalace.org/index.php?PHPSESSID=e499c1c72a99d3ee64be8bc596acfe67&topic=4746.0

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Re: Itar-Tass Re: Empress Marie's repatriation
« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2006, 03:27:55 PM »
Yes, but it does appear the error was made by the writer of the article and not by Mr. Kendrick. Perhaps the writer does not know the difference between "Dutch" and "Danish" but I am certain John does!

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Re: Itar-Tass Re: Empress Marie's repatriation
« Reply #3 on: August 17, 2006, 12:21:35 PM »
Yes, but it does appear the error was made by the writer of the article and not by Mr. Kendrick. Perhaps the writer does not know the difference between "Dutch" and "Danish" but I am certain John does!

It was the writer of the article ofcourse,sorry if I wasn't clear enough on that.

Something different,Xenia Kulikovski-Nielsen gave an interview in todays danish Billet Bladet,

http://members3.boardhost.com/scandinavia/msg/1155818367.html
« Last Edit: August 17, 2006, 12:23:31 PM by Lucien »
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Re: Itar-Tass Re: Empress Marie's repatriation
« Reply #4 on: August 17, 2006, 09:51:14 PM »
Yes, but it does appear the error was made by the writer of the article and not by Mr. Kendrick. Perhaps the writer does not know the difference between "Dutch" and "Danish" but I am certain John does!

Oh. He knows! Thanks Lisa! ;)

How's the family?  Hope all is well!

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