Jordan's King Abdullah, Queen Rania to visit Morocco on Tuesday

King Abdullah II (R) and Queen Rania (C) of Jordan in Amman on May 25, 2012Jordan’s King Abdullah II and his wife Queen Rania will begin a two-day visit to Morocco on Tuesday at the invitation of King Mohammed VI, the Moroccan royal palace announced. The Jordanian royal visit will end on Thursday. Both countries are involved in a US-led coalition battling against Islamic State jihadists in Iraq and Syria. The two nations are the only Arab monarchies who do not belong to the oil-rich Gulf Cooperation Council, closed to outsiders since its creation in 1981.

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