Portugal Ambassador hosts reception to honour accession of Prince Albert

On the occasion of the 13th anniversary of the accession of HSH the Sovereign Prince, Mr Henrique de Polignac Mascarenhas de Barros, Ambassador of Monaco to Portugal, and Mrs Diane de Polignac de Barros, Vice-Consul, hosted a reception in the prestigious setting of “Forte da Cruz” Castle in Estoril on July 12.

Estoril reception of Ambassador to Portugal, to celebrate 13th anniversary of accession of the Prince.

Some two hundred and fifty guests attended the reception, including representatives of the Presidency of the Republic, the Portuguese Government, the Assembly of the Republic and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Also present were the Diplomatic Corps accredited to HE the President of the Republic of Portugal, represented by more than thirty Ambassadors, including the Apostolic Nuncio (Dean of the Diplomatic Corps) and the Ambassador of France, the Chief of Staff General of the Armed Forces of Portugal, the Mayor of Lisbon, the Mayor of Cascais, the Commanders of the Police of Lisbon and Cascais, as well as many personalities representative of Portuguese high society.