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Saudi King has successful operation

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah has undergone successful back surgery at a hospital in the capital, Riyadh, to tighten a loose ligament,…

November 18, 2012 9:42
Saudi Crown Prince named

Saudi Crown Prince named

Interior Minister Nayef bin Abdulaziz named crown prince; Allegiance Council involved in the appointment; No new defence minister announced

October 29, 2011 6:23
Saudi king to undergo operation, reforms in place

Saudi king to undergo operation, reforms in place

Discussion of power transfer turns to the question of whether his reforms will be kept in place by throne successor, as Saudi's King is scheduled to undergo an operation.

October 12, 2011 11:11

Saudi King appoints son as Deputy Foreign Minister

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah appointed his son Abdul-Aziz to the post of deputy foreign minister on Friday - Reuters

July 23, 2011 1:04

Saudi king delegates deputy PM to oversee Hajj

Doctors have ordered the ruler to rest after a slipped disc.

November 13, 2010 3:17