Spain's new King Felipe VI swears his oath

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Spain’s newly crowned King Felipe VI waves upon his arrival at the Parliament in Madrid, Spain, Thursday, June 19, 2014. Felipe is being formally proclaimed monarch Thursday after 76-year-old King Juan Carlos abdicated. Felipe was to swear an oath at a ceremony with lawmakers in Parliament in front of Spain's 18th-century crown and 17th-century scepter. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)MADRID (AP) — Spain's new King Felipe VI was proclaimed monarch at a formal ceremony in the country's Parliament on Thursday, a deliberately low-key occasion for austere times and tarnished royal reputations.


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