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Prince William, Kate arrive in Canada for first tour

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Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge arrives at Macdonald-Cartier International Airport on June 30, in Ottawa, Canada. The newly married Royal Couple have arrived in Canada today for their first joint overseas tour. Ottawa is the start of a 12-day visit to North America which will take in some of the more remote areas of the country such as Prince Edward Island, Yellowknife and Calgary. The Royal couple will also join millions of Canadians to take part in tomorrow's Canada Day celebrations which mark Canada's 144th Birthday.

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The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate, greets the crowds as she and Prince William take part in a ceremony at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, Canada on Thursday, June 30.

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Britain's Prince William (L) and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge lay a wreath and flowers at the National War Memorial in Ottawa June 30. The couple will tour seven cities in four provinces and one territory in Canada before heading to California on July 8.

Arriving in Canada for the start of a 9-day North American tour, Will and Kate stepped out on the international stage for the first time on Thursday. NBC's Kevin Tibbles reports.