Nigerian Siamese Twins "Hassana and Hasina" Arrive in Saudi Arabia

Thursday 1444/5/14 - 2022/12/08
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Riyadh, Dec 8, 2022, SPA -- In implementation of the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Nigerian Siamese twins "Hassana and Hasina" arrived today at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, accompanied by their parents, coming from the Republic of Nigeria via an air medical evacuation plane.
Upon arrival, the twins were transferred to King Abdullah Specialist Children Hospital at the Ministry of National Guard to conduct medical examinations and study the possibility of conducting their separation procedure.
Advisor at the Royal Court, Supervisor General of King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KS relief) and head of the medical team, Dr. Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Rabeeah, extended his sincere thanks to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and HRH the Crown Prince for the support and attention they give to the Saudi program for separating Siamese twins. He stressed that this reflects the prudent leadership's generous humanitarian stances towards the needy across the world, highlighting the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's distinguished medical capabilities made it occupy an advanced position globally in the field of separating Siamese twins.
For their part, the parents of the twins, Hassana and Hasina expressed the feelings of joy and happiness that overwhelmed them since they received the generous royal directive, expressing their sincere thanks to and appreciation of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, asking Allah Almighty to protect him and extend his life and reward him with the best reward, and to perpetuate goodness and security on the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and its people.
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