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  Sivan 27, 5772 , 17/06/12

Saudi Prince to be Buried Sunday

Saudi Crown Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, who died over the weekend, will be buried Sunday in Mecca. Nayef was the heir-apparent to the ailing King Abdullah. He was said to be in his late 70s. Details of his death were not released.

The next heir-apparent in line is Prince Salman, who is 76. Reports said that the Saudi royal family has been seeking a younger candidate for the title.

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