King Juan Carlos I signed his abdication and gives way to his son Philip VI

King Juan Carlos I will sanction the abdication law approved by the Spanish Congress that ends his 39-year reign. The resignation will be effective after midnight and on Thursday morning his son King Philip VI will be proclaimed in the Congress of Deputies. “With the...

Juan Carlos will not attend the proclamation of Philip VI

The royal house informed yesterday that Juan Carlos I will not attend the proclamation of his son Philip as king to give him “more prominence”. After the proclamation, Kings Philip VI and Letizia plan to travel in a vehicle through the main streets of Madrid to the...