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Felipe VI will move to Sevilla on Saturday for the airport of Seville to the president of the United States, Barack Obama , which made the first official visit by a US president to Spain in 15 years, they reported official sources.

coming from the NATO summit in Warsaw, Obama is scheduled to arrive on Saturday night. Sunday will use the morning for a tour of Seville in which will be accompanied by the king, who first invited him to visit the country in their meeting at the White House in September 2015.

the monarch returned that evening to Madrid, while the US president will move to the base of Rota , in Cadiz, home to four US destroyers involved in the missile shield NATO.

the collaboration of Spain to convert Rota naval base missile shield and the air base of Moron de la Frontera in Seville, on a permanent basis of the rapid deployment force of marines against crisis in Africa is at the origin of this visit. Obama so grateful for the Spanish aid in Defence .

On Monday, Obama will travel to Madrid, where he will meet with President of the caretaker government, Mariano Rajoy, with who shuffles making an official statement at the Palacio de la Moncloa.

the kings will offer the same day a lunch at the Royal Palace, and as usual in the prior toast, both the monarch and his guest will pronounce speeches . This type of lunch is usually invites the Executive and various political representatives, diplomatic, business and cultural academia.

In the afternoon, Obama will maintain a meeting with young entrepreneurs Spanish .