Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz al-Saud in 2009. Abdullah’s death was announced on Saudi state TV by a presenter who said the king died at 1 a.m. Friday.
Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz al-Saud in 2009. Abdullah’s death was announced on Saudi state TV by a presenter who said the king died at 1 a.m. Friday. File photo by Hassan Ammar The Associated Press
Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz al-Saud in 2009. Abdullah’s death was announced on Saudi state TV by a presenter who said the king died at 1 a.m. Friday. File photo by Hassan Ammar The Associated Press

King Abdullah, who nudged Saudi Arabia forward, dies at 90

January 22, 2015 7:36 PM