2005 News Story

Prince Sultan confirms King Fahd in good health

  Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz attending May 31, 2005 Armed Forces graduation ceremony

Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz, at a graduation ceremony for army officers in Riyadh today, reassured the press that the health of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz is good and continuously improving, and wished the King a speedy recovery. Asked when the King is expected to be discharged from the hospital, Prince Sultan said this is a decision for the doctors, but hopefully it will be soon.