In the gardens of the Residence of the Minister of State, H.S.H. the Sovereign Prince, surrounded by H.E. Mr Michel Roger, Minister of State, Mr Paul Masseron, Government Minister for the Interior, Mr Marco Piccinini, Government Minister for Finance and the Economy and H.E. Mrs Yvette Lambin-Berti, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to UNESCO and Secretary General of the Monaco Olympic Committee, welcomed the Principality's young sportsmen and women who had taken part in the last Games of the Small States of Europe (Lichtenstein) as well as the Winter (Liberec - Czech Republic) and Summer (Trabzon -- Turkey) European Youth Olympic Festivals.
H.S.H. the Sovereign Prince warmly congratulated the medal-winning athletes and thanked the coaching staff who work hard for sport in Monaco.