Alexander, Crown Prince of Yugoslavia
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In 1941, His Majesty King Peter II of Yugoslavia had to leave his kingdom, when Nazi Germany invaded; this was the start of 50 years of exile for the Serbian Royal Family. King Peter died in 1970 and never had the chance to return to Serbia.
BELGRADE - Remembering the outbreak of World War I, Serbia is not celebrating a victory in a global conflict, but honouring the victims of the fight for the right of a small country to exist freely among the nations, Crown Prince Alexander Karadjordjevic said in an article commemorating the centenary of the start of WWI.