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  חשון 17, 5768 , 29/10/07

Olmert Has Prostate Cancer

Prime Minister Ehud Olmert called a sudden news conference Monday to discuss the state of his health. At the conference, held at 12 noon, Olmert announced that he has prostate cancer.

The prime minister reported that his doctors have said he can continue to fulfill his duties although he will undergo surgery to remove the tumor within the next few months.

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