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May 7, 2013

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, right, as she shakes hands with Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa, left, as his wife Shiranthi Rajapaksa, center, looks on, during a reception prior to a lunch with Commonwealth Nations Heads of Government and representatives of the Commonwealth nations in central London in 2012. Queen Elizabeth II will skip the Commonwealth heads of government meeting in Sri Lanka later this year -- the first time she's missed the biennial gathering since 1971, Buckingham Palace said Tuesday.