RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has sent a congratulatory message to King Abdullah II of Jordan following his successful surgical operation, Saudi Press Agency reported on Thursday.

On Sunday, King Abdullah headed to Germany to undergo an urgent operation for a slipped disc in his back, the royal palace had said.

“We are pleased to mark the success of Your Majesty’s surgery, and we send our congratulations and best wishes,” the king said, wishing him more health and wellness.

King Salman had made a phone call to his Jordanian counterpart a day earlier to inquire about his health.
Meanwhile, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman also sent a similar congratulatory cable to the Jordanian monarch.