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  Shvat 1, 5773 , 12/01/13

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, Shas Spiritual Leader, in Hospital

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, the spiritual advisor of Shas, was taken to Hadassah Ein Kerem hospital Saturday morning. 

Paramedics from MDA took the Rabbi to the hospital after he started feeling unwell durning the Shacharit prayers, where he underwent a CT scan. 

The Rabbi will remain in the hospital for the next few days as he undergoes examinations. 

Shas party leaders Aryeh Deri and Eli Yishai visited the Rabbi in the hospital during Shabbat. 

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