The Queen and world leaders, dignitaries

STORY: Date: 2008

(Nelson Mandela) "You look younger every time I see you."

World leaders and dignitaries met by the Queen

Date: 1966

King Hussein of Jordan

Date: 1996

South African President Nelson Mandela

Date: 2000

Russian President Vladimir Putin

Date: 2011

Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Date: 2014

Pope Francis

Date: 2015

Chinese President Xi Jinping

Date: 2021

German Chancellor Angela Merkel