ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Iraqi President Jalal Talabani is in Minnesota for medical care, according to the Rochester Post-Bulletin.
The Mayo Clinic confirmed that Talabani is in Rochester this week. Clinic spokesman Bryan Anderson said the president has “routine medical appointments.”READ MORE: CDC Backs Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots For Millions Of Seniors, Some Others (CBS News)
It’s not the first visit to the Mayo Clinic for Talabani. The Post-Bulletin reports Talabani was last in Rochester for a checkup in May of last year. He also had heart surgery at the clinic in August 2008.READ MORE: 'Farming Is A Gamble': Some Minnesota Pumpkin, Apple Farms Seeing Smaller Yields Amid Drought
Talabani could be leaving the clinic as early as Thursday.MORE NEWS: BCA: 14-Year-Old Missing From Willmar Group Home Found Safe In Idaho
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