1996 News Story

Prince Muhammad inspects bomb site, visits victims

Prince Muhammad Bin Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz, Governor of the Eastern Province, today inspected the damage at the site of Tuesday’s explosion, and went to the King Fahd University Hospital and the Dhahran Base Armed Forces Hospital to visit those injured in the blast and convey to them greetings and wishes for a speedy recovery from Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz.  He reported that many of the victims of the bombing have already been checked out of hospital, and those still hospitalized are in good condition.

Meanwhile, the Minister of the Interior has issued two telephone numbers (03-899-8900 and 03-899-9011) for people to call if they have any information concerning the explosion.  A reward of SR 10 million (U.S.$2.7 million) has been posted for such information.