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Berlusconi in Hospital for Heart Problem

Berlusconi in Hospital for  Heart ProblemBerlusconi in Hospital for  Heart Problem

Former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi has been taken to hospital with a heart problem, according to a spokeswoman for his party.  The 79-year-old’s condition was “nothing to worry about”, she added. A statement by the San Raffaele hospital in Milan said the hospitalization was necessary after what it called a “cardiac deficiency”, BBC reported. Berlusconi was Italy’s prime minister four times, but has since been convicted for tax fraud and bribery. The leader of Forza Italia, who had a pacemaker implanted in a hospital in the US when he was 70, would undergo tests “in the next few days”, the hospital statement said.

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