Jordan's King to Visit Syria to Congratulate New President
Jordan's King Abdullah will visit Syria in the coming two days to congratulate Bashar Assad for taking the oath of office on Monday at the start of a seven-year mandate, reported the Arabic Daily Al-Rai.
It added that the monarch will attend on Thursday a ceremony on memory of the late Syrian President Hafez Assad who died last month.
Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported Monday that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will also attend the ceremony.
Both leaders were among those who attended Hafez's funeral on June 10th - (Several Sources)
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