July 31, 2008
King of Tonga Installed
Coronation activities are underway for King George Tupou V of Tonga. In a surprising but welcome announcement, press reports indicate that the new King will move the monarchy to a more of a figurehead role, similar to a British-style constitutional monarchy. Tonga will see its first democratic election of MPs in 2010. Click here for more information.
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