King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Jetsun Pema
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Bhutan king Wangchuk marries in lavish ceremony

The 31-year-old king of the Himalayan nation of Bhutan has married in a Buddhist ceremony at a 17th Century monastery.

Thousands watched on television as the King married 21-year-old Jetsun Pema, who he has described as "warm and kind in heart".