Royal Belgian Holocaust Rescuers Visit Jerusalem, Israel
Jerusalem, Israel. 13th July, 2016. President of the State of Israel, REUVEN RIVLIN (R), MICHEL CHARLES EUGENE MARIE LAMORAL (C), Prince de Ligne, Prince d'Épinoy, Prince d'Amblise, and Grandee of Spain, and his wife, pose for a photograph at the President's Residence. President Rivlin hosted a special visit at his residence of descendants of Eugene, 11th Prince of Ligne and his wife Philippine, who saved hundreds of Jewish children in Chateau de Beloeil in Belgium during the Holocaust, along with some rescued children and their descendants. The House of De Ligne is a renowned European family, related to many of royal families and dynasties in Europe and around the world.