Prince William and Kate Middleton Make a Holiday Visit to Members of the Military in Cyprus
Prince William and Kate Middleton are spreading holiday cheer all the way to Cyprus today with a visit to RAF Akrotiri, a British air force station on the Mediterranean island. Just yesterday, the
Prince Will and Duchess Kate touch down in Cyprus.
Kate greets a military member as she arrives.
The Duchess wore an olive green blazer by Smythe with a pair of wide-legged pants for the visit.
The royals arrive at the RAF Akrotiri base.
Will and Kate looked delighted to be there.
Kate laughs as she and Will chat with military members.
According to the Palace, some of the deployed military personnel Will and Kate met are supporting Operation Shader, the United Kingdom's campaign against Daesh.
Prince William made a speech to the crowd.
Yesterday, Kate gave a moving speech at the Christmas event for military families, where she touched on the difficulties of having a loved one away for the holidays.
Kate sits with a service member and a child during the party.
The royals pose for a festive photo with members of the military.
After the Christmas party, Will and Kate met a crowd of
. well wishers
Kate bent down to greet the youngest members of the crowd.
Will also greeted the crowd in Cyprus.
This story originally appeared on Townandcountrymag.com.
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