The prince Felipe became the new king Spain after renunciation of a throne of the father Juan Carlos I.
The ceremony of the oath of the king of Spain Philip VI took place on Thursday in Madrid, reports «Interfax».
Officially Felipe became the king of Spain Philip VI at midnight local time, however the ceremony of accession to the throne began in the morning on June 19 at joint meeting of the bottom and top chambers of parliament.
The monarch took the oath on the constitution of Spain in the Congress of deputies.
- I swear honestly to fulfill the duties, to observe and achieve observance of the constitution and laws and to respect the rights of citizens and autonomies, - he declared.
Renounced Juan Carlos I I wasn't present at the Congress of deputies, however I joined a ceremony in the Royal palace.
The new king of Spain 46 - summer Philip VI graduated from Military academy in Zaragosa, studied law and economy at the Madrid autonomous university. Besides, he is a master in the field of the international relations of Dzhordzhtaunovsky university of the USA. Philip VI carries titles: Prince of Asturias, Zhironsky and Viansky, duke Monblansky, count Serversky, señor Balager.