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Camilla visits sights in Paris

The Duchess of Cornwall, who is on her first solo international engagement, will visit the Louvre in Paris today. Camilla is also due to see blacksmiths working at La Garde Rebulicaine and visit a typical French produce market.

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Duchess of Cornwall on first solo foreign trip

The Duchess of Cornwall will begin a two-day trip to Paris today on her first solo international engagement.

Camilla will travel to Paris primarily on behalf of her charity Emmaus UK, which has its roots in France and of which she has been patron since 2006.

The Duchess of Cornwall briefly lived in France in the 1960s Credit: Chris Jackson/PA Wire

The charity supports former homeless people, to help them get back on their feet and rebuild their lives.

The Duchess will visit two Emmaus Communities to learn more about the origins of the charity and recent developments.

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