Saudi King Salman admitted to hospital

King Salman bin Abdul Aziz of Saudi Arabia admitted to the hospital. On Monday morning, the information was confirmed by the state news agency – SPA.

The 84-year-old king is currently being treated at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital in the capital, Riyadh.

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Initially, it is known that he was admitted with severe pain in the gallbladder. Surgery may be needed.

King Salman bin Abdul Aziz ascended the throne in 2012 as King of Saudi Arabia. Earlier, he served as governor of Riyadh for 50 years. After his death, Prince Mohammed bin Salman will be the King of Saudi Arabia.

In the meantime, he is well-known for his anti-corruption campaigns and various reform policies across the country.

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