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Belgium's crown princess starts military school

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth, 18, takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp in Butgenbach, Belgium September 10, 2020. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth, 18, takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp in Butgenbach, Belgium September 10, 2020. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth, 18, takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp in Butgenbach, Belgium September 10, 2020. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS

Belgian Crown Princess Elisabeth takes part in a military initiation training at Elsenborn Belgian army camp. Belgian Royal Palace/Bas Bogaerts/Handout via REUTERS
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