Queen Paola, 81, will fly again to Belgium by way of Melsbroek airport this afternoon.

In accordance with the Royal Palace, the state of affairs could be below management and the Queen’s life will not be in peril.

The severity of the stroke is at present unknown. 

In a press release, the palace stated: “Following a well being drawback, Her Majesty Queen Paola can be repatriated to Belgium through the day to bear medical examinations.”

The Italian-born Queen has suffered with quite a lot of well being issues lately. 

In September 2015, Albert II’s spouse was taken in poor health whereas on vacation in Italy.

Queen Paola additionally suffers from coronary heart rhythm problems.

Affected by osteoporosis, the Queen has additionally skilled a number of fractures, together with a vertebra in 2016 and hip in 2017.

Paola was Queen of Belgium through the 20-year reign of her husband, who dominated from 1993 till his abdication in 2013.

Princess Paola Ruffo di Calabria, she spent her youthful years in Rome, the place she met Prince Albert on the age of 21.

The pair at a reception held on the Belgian Embassy on the sidelines of Pope John XXIII’s induction ceremonies.

The couple have three youngsters, Philippe – the present King of the Belgians – Astrid and Laurent. 

Extra reporting by Maria Ortega


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