2005 News Story

King Fahd in stable and satisfactory condition

The Royal Court has issued a supplementary statement giving reassurances that Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz is in a stable and satisfactory condition. The King was admitted to the King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center in Riyadh yesterday to undergo necessary medical checkups.

An earlier statement, announcing that the tests were proceeding normally, included a denial of media reports that the Kingdom had announced an emergency situation and cancelled vacations of security forces personnel.