MONARCHY

King's hunting mishap "at no cost to taxpayers"

Government claims it was aware of the King's trip

The government said Wednesday that the accident suffered by King Juan Carlos during a controversial elephant-hunting trip to Botswana in April "had not generated any additional costs to the public coffers."

The monarch fractured his hip during the trip and was transferred back to Madrid on the same private jet that he had been flown out on.

The king was invited on the trip by Saudi businessman Mohamed Eyad Kayali, who lives in Spain. The king subsequently publicly acknowledged the trip had been a mistake. The government also said it was aware the monarch was on the trip at the time.

Para poder comentar debes estar registrado en Eskup y haber iniciado sesión

Darse de alta ¿Por qué darse de alta?

Otras noticias

Últimas noticias

Ver todo el día

Santo Tomás rinde homenaje a los chef vizcaínos y a la agricultura

La tradicional feria bilbaína coincide este año, en el lunes 22, con el sorteo de la lotería

“Cataluña lidera el ranking de la vergüenza”

La ILP contra los desahucios y la pobreza energética inicia la campaña de firmas

Reinas del deporte

Exposición de fotos de la Agencia EFE sobre mujer y deporte

No es un asunto de salchichas

El fin de la impunidad en México sería también el de un sistema al que la clase política debe su existencia

LATIN AMERICA

Colombia’s FARC guerrillas declare unilateral and indefinite ceasefire

Government must decide whether to do the same or risk ending truce

Bolivia seeks to improve its image abroad

President Morales is trying to reset relations with the US in order to boost its lawsuit against Chile over sea access

Mexico’s animal hell

Elena Reina Muñoz Mexico City

Every Monday ill and mistreated livestock is sold at the San Bernabé market in appalling conditions

Lima climate summit ends with last-minute pledge by 196 countries

Critics say non-binding text does not do enough to fight greenhouse gas emissions

Lo más visto en...

» Top 50

Webs de PRISA

cerrar ventana