King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. Image Credit: SPA

Dubai: Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz has been admitted at Royal Clinics in Al Salam Palace in Jeddah for treatment of a lung infection, the Royal Court announced in a statement on Sunday evening.

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Following medical examinations, the team decided on a treatment program of antibiotics. King Salman was being examined due to joint pain and a high temperature.

Earlier in the day, the medical team conducted tests to diagnose his condition and ensure his well-being.