King Visits Saudi Arabia

King Felipe made an official visit to Saudi Arabia earlier this month to secure bilateral political and economic relations.

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© Casa de S.M. el Rey

Don Felipe met with King Salman and numerous other Saudi leaders during his roughly two days in the country.

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King Felipe having a working breakfast with Spanish business leaders. © Casa de S.M. el Rey

King Felipe’s father, King Juan Carlos, made deep inroads in the Arab world to secure contracts for Spanish businesses.

Some critics, particularly on the left, criticized Don Felipe’s visit to the totalitarian regime.

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