Iraq's president rushed to hospital
Iraqi President Jalal Talabani is shown on January 23, 2010, in Baghdad. A lawmaker says he is in intensive care.
December 18th, 2012
06:53 AM ET

Iraq's president rushed to hospital

Iraqi President Jalal Talabani has suffered a stroke and was rushed to a hospital in Baghdad on Monday night, Iraqi officials said.

Talabani was in intensive care after the stroke, said Kurdish Lawmaker Mahmoud Othman, who said he was headed to the hospital to visit the ailing leader.

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  1. chrissy

    Big fat furry deal!

    December 18, 2012 at 12:37 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  2. saywhat

    Good morning @chrissy
    Post invasion Iraq & its pawn leaders. A scenario hardly needing comments.

    December 18, 2012 at 12:46 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  3. chrissy

    And hello to you also @ saywhat.

    December 18, 2012 at 6:26 pm | Report abuse | Reply

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