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South Korean president Moon-Jae and his wife meet the Swedish royal family in Stockholm 

Välkommen! Queen Silvia takes the First Lady of South Korea on a carriage ride as the Swedish royals welcome the president to Stockholm

  • South Korea’s president Moo-Jae and First Lady Kim Jung-sook visiting Sweden
  • They met with Queen Silvia and King Carl XVI Gustaf in Stockholm this morning
  • Crown Princess Victoria and her brother Prince Carl Philip and spouses attended

Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and her sister-in-law Sofia put on a glamorous display today as they helped to welcome the President of South Korea 

The stylish royals both opted for blue dresses, with Prince Carl Philip’s wife Sofia, 35, opting for a tiered sky blue chiffon creation with a slim black belt. 

The Crown Princess, 41, was equally stylish in an metallic blue textured dress.  

President Moon-Jae and the first lady, Kim Jung-sook, met with King Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Silvia and their children during an official outing in Stockholm. 

From left to right: Princess Sofia, Prince Carl Philip, Queen Silvia, Kim Jung-sook, Mon-Jae, King Carl VI Gustaf, Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel 

South Korean President Moon-Jae (left) met with King Carl VI Gustaf (right) of Sweden in Stockholm this morning

South Korean President Moon-Jae (left) met with King Carl VI Gustaf (right) of Sweden in Stockholm this morning 

Moon-Jae was accompanied by his wife Kim Jung-sook (left). She shared a carriage with Queen Silvia of Sweden (right)

Moon-Jae was accompanied by his wife Kim Jung-sook (left). She shared a carriage with Queen Silvia of Sweden (right) 

Everyone looked in good spirit as the Swedish royals welcomed the South Korean’s first couple at the Royal Palace. 

Queen Silvia wore a lovely mint green co-ordinated skirt suit, with matching hat and shawl. 

Kim Jung-sook opted for a white coat over her white and black dress with floral motifs. 

The two women greeted well-wishers, as they took part in a carriage procession outside the royal palace. 

Meanwhile Carl VI Gustaf, wearing his military uniform and decorations, walked with Moon-Jae, smartly dressed in a blue suit. 

This morning marks the start of Mon-Jae’s two-day trip to Sweden at the invitation of Carl VI. 

Moon-Jae and King Carl VI (pictured) looked in good spirits. They will discuss several diplomatic topics during the South Korean president's two-day visit

Moon-Jae and King Carl VI (pictured) looked in good spirits. They will discuss several diplomatic topics during the South Korean president’s two-day visit 

He is accompanied by a delegation of South Korean government ministers and business representatives. 

Later today the South Korean president will head to meetings with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven. 

According to local media, the two men will discuss the Moon administration’s vision of an ‘inclusive country’ and a nuclear-free Korean peninsula.

They will also touch on Sweden’s experience as a cradle of cooperative labour-management relations. 

The visit celebrates 60 years of diplomacy between South Korea and Sweden. 

Moon-Jae is on the last leg of a his nine-day tour of the Nordic Islands. He arrived in Finland on 9 June. 

He then visited Norway on 12 June before heading to Sweden today.  

The visit celebrates 60 years of diplomacy between Sweden and South Korea, according to local media. Pictured: Moon-Jae and King Carl VI at the Royal Palace in Stockholm

The visit celebrates 60 years of diplomacy between Sweden and South Korea, according to local media. Pictured: Moon-Jae and King Carl VI at the Royal Palace in Stockholm

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