She Will Remain Princess

The Royal Household has never asked Infanta Cristina to renounce her role within the Royal Family or to divorce her husband Iñaki Urdangarin, the Duke of Palma de Mallorca.

© Agencia EFE, as posted online by the Royal Household.
Infanta Cristina greeting U.S. President Barack Obama.
© Agencia EFE, as posted online by the Royal Household.

El País royal watcher Mábel Galaz reported that a Household spokesman had denied rumors and reports that the King’s people had made the requests to the Infanta amid her husband’s ongoing legal troubles.

Infanta Cristina's personal standard.
Infanta Cristina’s personal standard.

Galaz reported that Infanta Cristaina recently returned from a trip to Africa. However, the Royal Household is keeping her at a distance and off the official agenda.