Leotard to undergo heart bypass

Leotard to undergo heart bypass

Paris - Francois Leotard, elected this week to head France's Republican Party, was in hospital yesterday after suffering heart trouble and will undergo bypass surgery. Mr Leotard, 53, was defence minister from 1993 until last month. The Republican Party is the biggest of several groups making up the Union for French Democracy (UDF), junior partner in the coalition government. Reuter

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