Kingstown, June 15th. The leadership of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, as part of the Commonwealth nations, held a simple ceremony to mark the anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II, who serves as Head of State of the Commonwealth countries. The "official" birthday of the monarch is celebrated on the second Saturday of June.
At the event held in the capital, Governor General Susan Dogan and Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves took the floor. Members of the Diplomatic Corps, personalities from politics, culture and the Vincentian intelligentsia also participated.
(Embacuba St. Vincent and the Grenadines)