From: CNN Breaking News
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2015 18:26:39 -0500
Subject: CNN Breaking News
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has died, according to an announcement on Saudi State TV. He was 90.
The announcement comes nearly three weeks after the state-run Saudi Press Agency said Abdullah was suffering from pneumonia and had been admitted to a hospital.
King Abdullah became the oil-rich nation’s sixth king in August 2005. In the context of the kingdom’s conservative circles, he was seen as a reformer and often came up against the more hard-line clerics.
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