King Abdullah (center) of Saudi Arabia is surround in this 2007 photo by Saudi princes. He holds his sword as he takes part in the traditional Arda dance, or war dance, during the Janadriyah Festival of Heritage and Culture on the outskirts of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. On early Friday, Saudi state TV reported King Abdullah died at the age of 90.
King Abdullah (center) of Saudi Arabia is surround in this 2007 photo by Saudi princes. He holds his sword as he takes part in the traditional Arda dance, or war dance, during the Janadriyah Festival of Heritage and Culture on the outskirts of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. On early Friday, Saudi state TV reported King Abdullah died at the age of 90. File photo The Associated Press
King Abdullah (center) of Saudi Arabia is surround in this 2007 photo by Saudi princes. He holds his sword as he takes part in the traditional Arda dance, or war dance, during the Janadriyah Festival of Heritage and Culture on the outskirts of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. On early Friday, Saudi state TV reported King Abdullah died at the age of 90. File photo The Associated Press

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