1998 News Story

King Fahd leaves hospital

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz left King Faisal Specialist Hospital yesterday after receiving treatment for an infection of the gallbladder.  The results of tests proved satisfactory and the King is in excellent health.
Meanwhile, King Fahd has received a number of cables and messages expressing good wishes from heads of state around the world, including U.S. President Bill Clinton.   King Fahd has replied by thanking them for their noble gestures and wishing them good health in return.