Monday, July 29, 2019

Eldest living son of King Abdulaziz Al Saud dies at 96

King Salman's elder half-brother, who was the tenth son of the country's founding monarch, has died at age 96.

Prince Bandar bin Abdulaziz Al Saud was the eldest living son of King Abdulaziz Al Saud.

Prince Faisal bin Turki announced the death. Prince Bandar's sons hold important posts: Prince Faisal bin Bandar is governor of Riyadh; Prince Abdullah bin Bandar heads the National Guard; and Prince Khalid bin Bandar serves as an adviser to King Salman.