Saudi prince Bandar bin Fahd dies

His funeral prayers will be held in Riyadh on Thursday

Saudi Prince Bandar bin Fahd bin Saad bin Abdulrahman Al Saud has passed away, the Saudi Royal Court announced late on Wednesday.

In a statement, the Royal Court said the funeral prayers will be performed on Thursday, August 17, 2017, the official Saudi Press Agency reported.

The prayers will be held after Asr (afternoon) regular prayers at Imam Turki bin Abdullah mosque in Riyadh.

Earlier this month, Saudi Prince Salman bin Saad bin Abdullah bin Turki Al Saud passed away, while King Salman’s brother, Prince Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, died last month.

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