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The former King of the Belgians, Albert II, will have to appear in court to face paternity claims by Delphine Boel.  It is expected the former King will appear in February.  King Albert II and his wife Queen Paola (born a daughter of the Italian nobleman Prince Ruffo di Calabria, 6th Duke of Guardia Lombarda) are the parents of the current King Phillipe.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/reuters/article-3870994/Former-Belgian-king-appear-court-paternity-claim--lawyer.html

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King Albert II has been ordered to provide a DNA sample to establish whether or not he is indeed the father of Delphine Boel.  The former king of the Belgians may have the option to refuse to provide the sample.  This is something of a surprise as a lower court had previously said that a DNA test would not be required.  This comes on the heels of the recent stroke suffered by his wife, Queen Paola.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/ap/article-6356143/Belgiums-King-Albert-provide-DNA-paternity-case.html

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/nov/05/belgian-king-albert-dna-test-to-disprove-love-child-claims

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King Albert II, former King of the Belgians has refused to submit to a DNA test in the paternity suit filed against him.

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-47096017?fbclid=IwAR2C9K46tWDUnk7D9dgTyRBr051mKaJAGpMxUnWrudSsVeVWBpBhj62qP5s

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Ethiopia stretches her hands unto God (Quote from Psalm 68 which served as the Imperial Motto of the Ethiopian Empire)

"God and history shall remember your judgment." (Quote from Emperor Haile Selassie I's speech to the League of Nations to plead for assistance against the Italian Invasion, 1936.)
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Albert II, former King of the Belgians, has finally acknowledged that he is indeed the father of Delphine Boel after taking a DNA test during the course of a lengthy court battle that was initiated after his abdication in 2013 stripped him of immunity from the courts.

The artist and sculptor Delphine Boel filed a lawsuit in 2013 to compel the king, now aged 85, to recognized as her as his daughter. She claims that the then Prince of Liege had an extra-marital affair with her mother, Baroness Sibylle de Selys Longchamps, resulting in her birth in 1968.  The then Prince Albert was married to the then Princess Paola Ruffo di Calabria since 1959 by whom he had 3 children including the current King of the Belgians King Phillipe.  Albert and Paola became King and Queen of the Belgians upon the death of his childless elder brother King Baudwin in 1993.

Ms. Boel now stands to inherit a share of her father's personal wealth alongside King Phillipe of the Belgians, Princess Astrid, Archduchess of Austria-Este, and Prince Laurent, although it does not place her or her children in the line of succession. Her lawyer, however, stressed that she had filed the suit for emotional reasons, not financial ones, noting that Jacques Boël, who raised Ms. Boël as his only daughter, was a very wealthy man.

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/28/world/europe/belgium-king-albert-delphine-boel.html

https://www.cnn.com/2020/01/28/europe/belgian-king-daughter-intl-hnk-scli/index.html

https://www.insidehook.com/daily_brief/news-opinion/belgian-king-albert-ii-admits-he-fathered-an-illegitimate-child

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The Lion of Judah hath prevailed.

Ethiopia stretches her hands unto God (Quote from Psalm 68 which served as the Imperial Motto of the Ethiopian Empire)

"God and history shall remember your judgment." (Quote from Emperor Haile Selassie I's speech to the League of Nations to plead for assistance against the Italian Invasion, 1936.)
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