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Regent visits King Hussein's tomb

By Petra - Feb 08,2014 - Last updated at Feb 08,2014

AMMAN — HRH Prince Raad, the Regent, visited the tomb of the late King Hussein on Friday to mark the 15th anniversary of his passing.

Prince Raad, who is Chief Chamberlain, laid wreaths and recited verses from the Koran at the tomb.

Several other Royal family members and senior officials and officers also visited the tomb. The occasion also marks the 15th anniversary of His Majesty King Abdullah's assumption of constitutional powers.

The King received several cables from senior officials and officers on the occasion.

In the cables, they expressed their pride in King Abdullah's relentless efforts to achieve comprehensive reform, paying tribute to the late King Hussein, the builder of modern Jordan..

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