Royal Court: Prince Saud Al-Faisal undergoes minor surgery

August 11, 2012

The Royal Court issued a statement today saying that Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal has undergone minor surgery to treat “a minor blockage in the intestines because of adhesions due to a previous surgery.” It reported that the surgery was performed “to break the adhesions,” adding, “The surgery was successful. [Prince Saud] is in stable condition.”