Serbia held a state funeral on Sunday for Yugoslavia's last king, Peter II, who fled the country at the start of World War II and died in the US in 1970.
The funeral was also held for his wife, Queen Alexandria, his mother, Queen Maria, and his brother, Prince Andrew. The royal family's remains were interred in the family tomb at St. George church in Oplenac, central Serbia, in a ceremony aired live on state television.
Serb leaders, ambassadors and members of several other European royal families attended the service, and a large crowd was expected outside the church.
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"Our king was forced to leave, he was forced never to set his foot back to his homeland, but now, finally, he is here where he belongs," Milka Radojicic, a 78-year old from the nearby town of Topola, said with tears in her eyes.
Peter acceded to the throne in 1941 when he was just 17, but fled 11 days later when the Nazis invaded his country. He never returned to Yugoslavia because Communists took over after the end of the war and abolished the monarchy.
He died in exile at 47 and was originally buried at a Serbian Orthodox Church monastery in Libertyville, Illinois.