The head of the Palestinian national authority (PNA) Mahmoud Abbas was urgently admitted to hospital to undergo heart tests. According to the interlocutor of Agency Reuters, which cites an unnamed Palestinian official, Abbas was placed in the hospital of the city of Ramallah after he felt “tired”.
According to preliminary information, the doctors still did not give an exact diagnosis 81-year-old patient. It is expected that he will undergo a cardiac catheterization. Thus a press-the Secretary Abbas, Nabil Abu rudeina called the admission “Advisory inspection” and described the Palestinian leader as “absolutely normal.” However, it was not excluded that Abbas can carry the treatment in Jordan.
Later, the physician of medical institution in the city of Ramallah said Barajneh told reporters about the details of hospitalization Abbas, assuring that the health of the Palestinian leader is not in danger. “The survey results appear normal, and he will leave the hospital within two hours,” he explained.
In July of this year in Qatar at his home at the age of 76 years died the brother of the President of the Palestinian authority Omar Abbas, also known as Abu Luay. In recent years, the younger brother of the Palestinian leader regularly visited Israel, where he held a cancer treatment in the hospital “Assuta” tel Aviv.