QARASE IN L.A. HOSPITAL FOR HEART PROBLEM

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MELBOURNE, Australia (Radio Australia, Oct. 16) – Fiji Prime Minister Laisenia Qarase has flown to the United States for urgent medical treatment.

The Daily Post newspaper says Mr Qarase's office has confirmed he will undergo thorough medical examinations at a hospital in Los Angeles.

The newspaper says doctors have detected a coronary condition which may require surgery.

It says the ailment is not life-threatening and the treatment is a precautionary move only.

October 18, 2004

Radio Australia: www.abc.net.au/ra

 

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