King Abdullah has phone call with Spanish King

Jordan

Published: 2017-08-18 17:24

Last Updated: 2017-08-18 17:50


King Abdullah had sent a telegram to King Felipe VI earlier today.
King Abdullah had sent a telegram to King Felipe VI earlier today.

King Abdullah phoned Spanish King Felipe VI to express his condemnation for the terrorist attack that took 13 lives and injured dozens in Barcelona yesterday.

The King confirmed Jordan’s support of Spain in the fight against terror.

He also offered his condolences to the families of the innocent victims, and wished those injured a quick recovery.

The attack in Barcelona left 13 dead and injured nearly 100 people after a van drove into a crowd of people. ISIS claimed the attack.

Earlier today, five suspects linked to the attack were killed by the police after driving into a crowd with a car, injuring 7 people.

The Royal Hashemite Court announced that the Jordanian flag at its entrance will be lowered to half-staff until 6pm in mourning of the victims of the terrorist attack in Barcelona.