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Saudi King's health improving - Al Arabiya TV

King seeking treatment after a blood clot complicated a slipped spinal disc

Saudi King's health improving - Al Arabiya TV
The king, thought to be around 86 or 87, arrived in New York on Monday

The health of Saudi Arabia's aging King Abdullah, who is in New York for medical treatment on his back, has shown noticeable improvement, Al Arabiya television said on Wednesday.

The Saudi owned television gave no further details.

The king, thought to be around 86 or 87, arrived in New York on Monday. He was seeking treatment after a blood clot complicated a slipped spinal disc, the state news agency SPA said earlier.(Reuters)

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