Netanyahu to undergo surgery

Palestine

Published: 2024-03-31 17:58

Last Updated: 2024-04-14 09:06


"Israeli" Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (file photo)
"Israeli" Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (file photo)

“Israeli” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is set to undergo a hernia operation tonight, Sunday, at 9 PM “Israel” time at the Hadassah University Hospital - according to an official in Netanyahu’s office cited by the “The Times of Israel”.

The official added that Netanyahu “feels fine and is keeping to his planned schedule”. The surgery is planned right after the War Cabinet meeting scheduled today.

The hernia was discovered during a routine checkup last night - Netanyahu will be under general anesthesia during the operation.

“Israeli” Justice Minister Yariv Levin, who is also Deputy Prime Minister, will fill Netanyahu’s role temporarily.

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