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The kings and queens of modern monarchies

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Queen Silvia and King Carl Gustaf of Sweden, arriving at the King's dinner for the Nobel Laureates at the Royal Palace in Stockholm in December, are among the remnants of European monarchy. Across Europe, monarchies became casualties of World War I, swept away as a new political order was fashioned from the continent’s killing fields.

PHOTO: AP

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