The death of King Abdullah

The death of King Abdullah
The death of King Abdullah

The death of King Abdullah

King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia has died at the age of 90. His half-brother, Salman, has been confirmed as the new king. We’ll take a look at his legacy and his successor with Joseph Kéchichian, a senior writer for Gulf News and the author of several books on Gulf affairs. PHOTO: King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud makes his first speech as king following the death of King Abdullah, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (AP Photo/Saudi Press Agency)