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City news, 20.06.2001 14:36

Prince of Belgium arrives in Saint Petersburg on June 20 for a two-day-long state visit.

Photo by N. Infantiev, Interpress. His Highness Prince Philipp will meet with the Governors of Saint Petersburg and Leningrad region. During the meeting, they will discuss relations between Russian regions and Federal government, political and economical development of Saint Petersburg and preparations for the celebration of the 300th anniversary of Saint-Petersburg. Prince Philipp heads Belgium's Economic Mission. Meetings with representatives of St. Petersburg's business circles as well as visits to Peterhof, A.S. Puskin Memorial Museum, the State Hermitage and Peter-and-Paul's Fortress are also in the program of Prince Philipp's stay in the city. Photo by N. Infantiev, Interpress.

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