Spain's Order of Civil Merit Granted to Senator Judeh

تم نشره في Wed 28 March / Mar 2018. 01:00 AM

AMMAN — His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain awarded senator Nasser Judeh the Order of Civil Merit with the rank of Commander Knight in recognition of his role and efforts in promoting relations between the two kingdoms during his eight-year tenure as minister of foreign affairs.

During a ceremony held on this occasion Tuesday evening here, Judeh received the medal from Spanish ambassador to the Kingdom, Aranzazu Banon.

In a speech she delivered at the ceremony, Banon said His Majesty King Felipe VI, the patron of the medal, along with the Spanish government, represented by the Foreign Minister, decided to award Senator Judeh the Order of Merit of Civilization in appreciation of his tremendous contributions to boost bilateral historic ties.

For his part, Judeh lauded this move to honor his diplamtic efforts and vowed commitment to cement relations between the two kingdoms inspired by King Abdullah's keenness to achieve stronger cooperation.