King Abdullah II offers condolences to King Charles III over passing of Queen Elizabeth II

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Published: 2022-09-09 17:29

Last Updated: 2024-04-13 12:12


King Abdullah II offers condolences to King Charles III over passing of Queen Elizabeth II
King Abdullah II offers condolences to King Charles III over passing of Queen Elizabeth II

His Majesty King Abdullah II extended his condolences to King Charles III of the United Kingdom and British Prime Minister Liz Truss over the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, according to the Royal Hashemite Court (RHC) Friday.

Earlier, 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."