Norway’s King Harald hospitalized, in stable condition

This file photo was taken on May 4, 2019, King Harald V of Norway, leaving the Notre Dame cathedral after attending the funeral of the Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg, in Luxembourg. (PHOTO / AP)

OSLO – Norway's King Harald was hospitalized on Monday with an infection and is being treated with intravenous antibiotics, the royal household said in a statement.

The 85-year-old monarch was in a stable condition, it said.

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The king has been Norway's ceremonial head of state since 1991.