King Abdullah On His Way to US For Treatment

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SUSRIS is reporting that King Abdullah is flying to the United States for medical attention to his injured back.

“Saudi Arabian King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz will travel to the United States on Monday for medical evaluation and treatment of a back condition according to a statement by the Royal Court November 21, SPA said. The King was sidelined by back pain last week and his condition became complicated by Friday when the Royal Court reported “tests revealed that a blood accumulation accompanied the herniated disc, pressuring its adjacent nerves.” The 86-year-old Saudi monarch underwent tests Friday at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Riyadh.”