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Coronavirus: Visit of Prince Charles, Duchess of Cornwall postponed

Next week’s official visit of Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall to Cyprus has been postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.

A Clarence House spokesman said: “Owing to the unfolding situation with the Coronavirus pandemic, the British Government has asked Their Royal Highnesses to postpone their spring tour to Bosnia, Cyprus and Jordan.”

The visit, the first royal visit since Queen Elizabeth ll visited in 1993 for the Commonwealth Heads of Governments Meeting, was scheduled for Wednesday, March 18 to Saturday March 21.

Charles was due to have met President Nicos Anastasiades, hold meetings with senior state and church officials, visit the UN buffer zone and UNFICYP and also tour areas in Cyprus.

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