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Fast Facts: Dignitaries Expected at Pope's Funeral

Dignitaries who have confirmed plans to attend Pope John Paul II's funeral Friday:

ALBANIA: President Alfred Moisiu, Prime Minister Fatos Nano

ARAB LEAGUE: Secretary-General Amr Moussa (search)

ARGENTINA: Vice President Daniel Scioli, Foreign Minister Rafael Bielsa

ARMENIA: Prime Minister Andranik Markarian

AUSTRALIA: Governor General Michael Jeffery

AUSTRIA: President Heinz Fischer, Chancellor Wolfgang Schuessel, Parliament Speaker Andreas Khol

BANGLADESH: Food and Disaster Management Minister Chowdhury Kamal Ibne Yusuf

BELGIUM: King Albert II and Queen Paola, Prime Minister Guy Verhofstadt (search)

BOLIVIA: President Carlos Mesa

BRAZIL: President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva (search)

BRITAIN: Prince Charles, Prime Minister Tony Blair, Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams

BULGARIA: President Georgi Parvanov

CANADA: Prime Minister Paul Martin

CHILE: Foreign Minister Ignacio Walker

COLOMBIA: Vice President Francisco Santos and his wife, Maria Victoria.

COSTA RICA: President Abel Pacheco

COUNCIL OF EUROPE: Daniel Rotfeld, chairman of committee of ministers; Rene van der Linden, chairman of Parliamentary Assembly; Giovanni di Stasi, chairman council's body overseeing local authorities

CROATIA: President Stipe Mesic, Prime Minister Ivo Sanader

CUBA: National Assembly President Ricardo Alarcon, Caridad Diego, head of religious affairs for Communist Party

CZECH REPUBLIC: President Vaclav Klaus (search), Foreign Minister Cyril Svoboda

DENMARK: Queen Margrethe and Prince Henrik, Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: First lady Margarita Cedeno, Secretary of Education Alejandrina German

ECUADOR: President Lucio Gutierrez

EL SALVADOR: Foreign Minister Francisco Lainez, first lady Ana Ligia Mixco de Saca, Interior Minister Rene Figueroa

EGYPT: Minister of Culture Farouk Hosni

ESTONIA: President Arnold Ruutel

ETHIOPIA: Abune Paulos, head of the Orthodox church

EUROPEAN UNION: European Parliament President Josep Borrell; European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso and his wife, Commission Vice-President Franco Frattini, External Relations Commissioner Benita Ferrero-Waldner, Regional Policy Commissioner Danuta Huebner

FINLAND: Prime Minister Matti Vanhanen

FRANCE: President Jacques Chirac and his wife, Bernadette

GERMANY: Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder, President Horst Koehler

GUATEMALA: President Oscar Berger and first lady Wendy de Berger, Foreign Minister Jorge Briz, Nobel Peace Prize winner Rigoberta Menchu

HAITI: Interim Prime Minister Gerard Latortue

HONDURAS: President Ricardo Maduro

HUNGARY: President Ferenc Madl and his wife, Dalma, Prime Minister Ferenc Gyurcsany, Parliamentary Speaker Katalin Szili, former Prime Minister Viktor Orban

INDIA: Vice President Bhairon Singh Shekhawat

INDONESIA: Religious Minister Alwi Shihab

IRAN: President Mohammad Khatami (search)

IRELAND: President Mary McAleese, Prime Minister Bertie Ahern

ISRAEL: Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom, Haifa Chief Rabbi Shear-Yishuv Cohen

JAPAN: Former Foreign Minister Yoriko Kawaguchi

JORDAN: King Abdullah II

KENYA: Foreign Minister Chirau Ali Makwere

LATVIA: President Vaira Vike-Freiberga

LEBANON: President Emile Lahoud (search), Prime Minister Omar Karami (search), Marounite Christian patriarch Cardinal Nasrallah Sfeir (search)

LESOTHO: King Letsie III, Foreign Minister Monyane Moleleki

LIECHTENSTEIN: Prince Hans-Adam II, Princess Marie and Prince Nicholas

LITHUANIA: President Valdas Adamkus

LUXEMBOURG: Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa, Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker

MEXICO: President Vicente Fox

MYANMAR: Ambassador Khin Maung Aye, Archbishop Charles Bo

NETHERLANDS: Prime Minister Jan Peter Balkenende

NEW ZEALAND: Governor General Dame Silvia Cartwright

NICARAGUA: President Enrique Bolanos, Foreign Minister Norman Caldera

NORWAY: Queen Sonja, Prime Minister Kjell Magne Bondevik

PAKISTAN: Minister for Religious Affairs Mohammed Ijaz-ul Haq

PANAMA: First lady Vivian Fernandez de Torrijos

PARAGUAY: Foreign Minister Leila Rachid

PHILIPPINES: President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

POLAND: President Aleksander Kwasniewski (search) and his wife, Prime Minister Marek Belka, Foreign Minister Daniel Rotfeld, former President Lech Walesa (search)

PORTUGAL: President Jorge Sampaio and first lady Maria Jose Ritta, Foreign Minister Diogo Freitas do Amaral, former President Gen. Antonio Ramalho Eanes

ROMANIA: President Traian Basescu, Prime Minister Calin Popescu Tariceanu

RUSSIA: Prime Minister Mikhail Fradkov and Metropolitan Kirill, foreign minister for the Russian Orthodox Church

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO: Serbia-Montenegro President Svetozar Marovic, Foreign Minister Vuk Draskovic, Serbian President Boris Tadic, Montenegro President Filip Vujanovic; Kosovo President Ibrahim Rugova, Kosovo Prime Minister Bajram Kosumi and Kosov parliament head Nexhat Daci

SLOVAKIA: President Ivan Gasparovic, Parliament Chairman Pavol Hrusovsky, Foreign Minister Eduard Kukan

SOUTH AFRICA: Deputy President Jacob Zuma, former President Nelson Mandela (search)

SOUTH KOREA: Prime Minister Lee Hae-chan

SPAIN: King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia, Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

SRI LANKA: Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapakse

SWEDEN: Prime Minister Goeran Persson

SWITZERLAND: President Samuel Schmid

SYRIA: President Bashar Assad

TAIWAN: President Chen Shui-bian

TANZANIA: Minister for Cooperative Development George Kahama

THAILAND: Deputy Prime Minister Surakiart Sathirathai

TURKEY: Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, State Minister Mehmet Aydin, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I, Armenian Patriarch Mesrob II

UNITED NATIONS: Secretary-General Kofi Annan

UNITED STATES: President George W. Bush and his wife, Laura, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, former Presidents George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg

URUGUAY: First Lady Maria Auxiliadora Delgado de Vazquez

VENEZUELA: Foreign Relations Minister Ali Rodriguez, Planning Minister Jorge Giordanni