Prince William & Kate Middleton Just Announced Their Visit To Pakistan & The Social Media is Buzzing With Excitement
Latest news suggests that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are packing their bags to head to Pakistan!
Kensington Palace has announced via social media that Prince William and Kate Middleton “will undertake an official visit to Pakistan this autumn, at the request of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office”.
Further details about their trip will be advised in due course, they added.
This visit will mark the couple’s first visit to our country. However, other members of the royal family have been here before; on their Instagram, they continued that “Her Majesty The Queen visited Pakistan in 1961 and 1997, and The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall visited in 2006.
Pakistan’s High Commissioner in London also welcomed the announcement.
“The upcoming Royal Visit is a reflection of the importance the United Kingdom attaches to its relations with Pakistan. The two countries enjoy historical links which both sides wish to strengthen further,” said Mohammad Nafees Zakaria.
#RoyalVisit2Pakistan Government & the people of Pakistan warmly welcome the announcement of the @KensingtonRoyal of the Royal visit by TRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to Pakistan this year 1/2
— Mohammad Nafees Zakaria (@ZakariaNafees) June 29, 2019
In case you were wondering, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will not be joining; the Duke and Duchess of Sussex confirmed on their joint Instagram account that they will be on their Africa trip this Autumn.
Social media has ofcourse caught on to the news and is buzzing since then. Here’s what is being said on Twitter:
This will be a huge event for the region.
— Isa Mutlib (@isamutlib) June 29, 2019
This is so great! ❤❤❤❤
— The Cambridges (@loveforcambridg) June 29, 2019
Pakistan welcomes you Will and Kate, we can't wait❤ lots of love from Pakistan??
— Maheen B ?? (@maheenb78) June 29, 2019
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