Saleh congratulates Saudi King on successful surgery

SANA'A, Oct. 20 (Saba) - President Ali Abdullah Saleh sent Thursday a cable to Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdullah Al Saud congratulating him on the successful back surgery he underwent recently.In the cable, President Saleh wished the King Abdullah well and a speedy recovery.King Abdullah underwent surgery at King Abdulaziz Medical City to tighten the ligaments around his third vertebra.The King had two rounds of back surgery in the United States last year after suffering a herniated disc, leading to a three-month recuperation period outside the Kingdom.AF