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Despite that billing as an unofficial visit, Mr. Kim’s itinerary in Beijing featured much of the pomp and ceremony associated with full state visits—a review of honor guards, a summit meeting and a banquet at the Great Hall of the People.
The speculation had been fueled further on Monday evening when a vehicle convoy entered the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing and a military honor guard and heavy security were seen later.
Here, Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, left, welcomes Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at an honor guard review in Doha, Qatar, in November.
Fourteen Westerville officers - all members of the department’s honor guard - and the department’s chaplain, Jim Meacham, flanked a podium decorated with a blue ribbon Sunday.
The Milwaukee Fire Department's honor guard presented the colors before the service.
Duncan had spent nearly two decades with the state police, working in training, on the SWAT team and as part of the agency's honor guard.
Earlier Monday, Pence placed his right hand over his heart as an honor guard greeted him with the American national anthem.
While Outlaw's executive team and the police honor guard were present, most officers in the bureau watched her remarks on a live-stream video due to space restrictions at the historical society.
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HONOR GUARD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of honor guard for English Language Learners
: a person or group that is the guard at a formal or ceremonial event (such as a military funeral or a parade)
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