2001 News Story

Prince Bandar congratulates father of septuplets

Saudi Ambassador to the United States Prince Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz has congratulated Saudi citizen Fahad Al-Qahtani, whose wife gave birth on Thursday, July 12 to septuplets, five boys and two girls, at the Georgetown University Hospital in Washington DC. Following the delivery by caesarian section by a team of doctors, medical reports said the mother and the seven babies were all in good condition. The Saudi Embassy in Washington DC had been taking special care to follow up this rare medical case and to ensure health care for the family.