RIYADH – SPA:
King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, has ordered treatment of the Palestinian Siamese twins, two girls named Rittal and Retag Bint Yasser Abu Assi. The two girls will be Subsequently brought from Gaza Strip to the Kingdom for treatment at National Guard’s King Abdul Aziz Medical City.
On his own behalf and on behalf of all the health sectors in the Kingdom, Dr. Abdullah Al-Rabeah, Minister of Health, has thanked and appreciated the humanitarian and generous gesture of the Monarch. “The King’s gesture, he said, reflects the active and leading role played by the Kingdom of Humanity in the service not only of its people, but of the Arab and Islamic and friendly peoples as well,” the minister said. The Siamese twins will be checked with the regular required medical checkups, then all medical procedures will be taken before the operation is done.