The Iranian ambassador refused to shake hands with Queen Letizia

The Iranian ambassador, Hassan Ghashghaviavoided shaking hands with queen letiziawho presides over the reception Diplomatic corps with her husband, the king philip is Spain. The event for the accredited ambassadors in the European country brought together 126 diplomats.

The King and Queen participate in the annual reception of the Diplomatic Corps accredited in Spain.  |  EP Credit

The event that took place in the Royal Palace, is officiated by monarchs. The protocol indicates that they must receive and greet each of the officials who provide services in the country.

In the video you can see the kings waiting for the greeting of the Iranian official, who greets Felipe VI shaking her hand, and then continues walking in front of the queen, without stopping to greet her.

According to traditions of the Iranian country, contact between men and women is prohibited. It is only admitted, if it occurs between spouses or relatives.


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