58 injured in Yemen evacuated to Saudi hospitals

June 9, 2011

Upon the instructions of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, some 58 people injured in Yemen during clashes between government and opposition forces have been evacuated to Saudi Arabia for treatment. It was reported in Riyadh today that the injured, accompanied by about 30 companions, were rushed to several medical facilities, including Riyadh Armed Forces Hospital, King Abdulaziz Medical City for the National Guard, King Faisal Specialist Hospital, Jeddah King Fahd Armed Forces Hospital, Taif Armed Forces Hospital; and Taif Prince Mansour Military Hospital.