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Majali presents credentials to Spanish king
By Petra - Jan 30,2013 - Last updated at Jan 30,2013
MADRID — Jordan’s Ambassador to Spain Ghassan Majali on Tuesday presented his credentials to Spain’s King Juan Carlos.
During a meeting after the ceremony, Majali conveyed greetings from His Majesty King Abdullah to the king and people of Spain.
King Juan Carlos commended the relations between Jordan and Spain, describing them as historic and distinguished.
He also lauded King Abdullah’s efforts to establish peace and stability at international and regional levels.
His Majesty King Abdullah on Saturday received a telephone call from Spain’s King Juan Carlos, during which talks covered prospects for further cooperation and the latest developments in the Arab arena.
Spain’s future King Felipe VI, a tall, blue-eyed former Olympic yachtsman, ascends the throne Thursday rising in popularity despite scandals that battered the reputation of his father and elder sister.
Spain’s scandal-hit royals revealed their detailed income for the first time Wednesday, showing King Juan Carlos received a salary plus expenses of 292,752 euros ($382,600) in 2011.
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