• Short Summary

    THE 63-YEAR-OLD FORMER KING OF SAUDI ARABIA, SAUD IBN ABDUL AZIZ, ARRIVED IN ATHENS A MONTH AGO AFTER A COMPLETE PHYSICAL CHECK AND TREATMENT FOR A WEAK HEART IN VIENNA.

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    THE 63-YEAR-OLD FORMER KING OF SAUDI ARABIA, SAUD IBN ABDUL AZIZ, ARRIVED IN ATHENS A MONTH AGO AFTER A COMPLETE PHYSICAL CHECK AND TREATMENT FOR A WEAK HEART IN VIENNA.THE ADVICE OF VIENNA'S PROFESSOR GEORG FELLINGER HAS LED SAUD TO A DRY AND WARM CLIMATE, NOT FAR FROM AUSTRIA, SUCH AS GREECE.

    SAUD HAS A RETINUE OF 45, INCLUDING SOME SONS AND DAUGHTERS -- BUT NOT WIVES -- OCCUPYING THE LARGEST PORTION OF THE 80-ROOM LUXURY HOTEL AT THE KAVOURI BEACH SEA-SIDE RESORT, 16 MILES (25 KILOMETRES) SOUTH-EAST OF ATHENS.HE SPENDS MOST OF HIS TIME IN THE HOTEL'S GARDENS AND BEACH, AND SOMETIMES GOES ON PICNICS WITH HIS SONS OR GRANDCHILDREN.

    IN THE HOTEL GARDEN, NEAR NOON, SAUD SITS AND CHATS WITH HIS THREE SONS BEFORE THEY LEAVE TO VISIT CHALKRIS WHERE A LAVISH DINNER -- ORDERED FROM ATHENS -- AWAITS THEM.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA954CSEHD3PD82XW55IYEBBIV2
    Media URN:
    VLVA954CSEHD3PD82XW55IYEBBIV2
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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