Saudi King Salman to receive treatment for lung infection

King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saudi

20th May 2024 – (Riyadh) The Saudi Royal Court disclosed on Sunday that King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia will be receiving treatment for a lung infection. The announcement comes after the monarch underwent medical examinations at the Royal Clinics of Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah due to symptoms such as a high temperature and joint pain.

As a precautionary measure, King Salman was admitted to the King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center in Jeddah on April 24 for a routine health checkup. The decision to seek medical attention underscores the meticulous approach taken by the Saudi royal family in maintaining the well-being of their esteemed leader.