KING HARALD V, QUEEN SONJA OF NORWAY VISIT WASHINGTON
King Harald V of Norway speaks to the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington on March 4, 2005. He and Queen Sonja are traveling in the U.S. to promote good will as they celebrate Norway's centenial. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013.
The anxiously awaited biography of Norway's King Harald hit the stores of Scandinavia on Thursday.
Norwegian King Harald, after several recent major operations, reportedly has decided not take on any demanding duties aboard in 2006.
Norway's King Harald left the national hospital in Oslo Thursday after undergoing heart surgeries, saying he was feeling well.
Doctors said Monday they were "extremely satisfied" with the recovery of Norway's King Harald after Friday's heart surgery.
King Harald of Norway is expected to undergo heart surgery immediately after Easter.
Norway's King Harald canceled his appearances during a state visit to Vietnam Tuesday because of a stomach illness.