Published: 2022-09-08 21:46
Last Updated: 2023-01-27 06:02
Jordan's King Abdullah II and Queen Rania Al Abdullah mourned the death of Queen Elizabeth II.
King Abdullah II said, "Jordan mourns the passing of an iconic leader. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was a beacon of wisdom and principled leadership for seven decades."
His Majesty called the late Queen "a partner for Jordan and a dear family friend," adding "We stand with the people and leadership of the UK at this difficult time."
For her part, Queen Rania said, "With a heavy heart we bid farewell to an icon of selfless dedication and unwavering commitment, a queen who embodied the traits of a faithful and devoted sovereign."
Her Majesty added, "The reign of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will forever be remembered. May her soul rest in eternal peace."