King Abdullah visits injured Palestinians

January 2, 2009

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz today visited two Palestinians who were evacuated from Gaza and flown to the Kingdom for treatment after being injured in Israeli strikes


At the King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Riyadh, King Abdullah met with Mahmoud Abu Sultan, 20, and Imad Al-Khalidi, 22, who were seriously wounded by Israeli missile strikes, and wished them a speedy recovery.

The pair arrived in the Kingdom yesterday aboard Saudi medical evacuation planes. On Thursday, nine Palestinians were admitted to Saudi hospitals.

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