BREAKING NEWS

Now Reading:

Germany: former Chancellor Helmut Kohl in intensive care


Germany

Germany: former Chancellor Helmut Kohl in intensive care

Former Chancellor Helmut Kohl, the architect of German reunification, is intensive care at a clinic in southwestern Germany.

The 85-year-old has had surgery on his intestine.

Kohl, Germany’s longest serving post-war Chancellor, was one of Europe’s towering leaders.

He has been physically frail for years and is usually seen in a wheelchair.

Every story can be told in many ways: see the perspectives from Euronews journalists in our other language teams.

Next Article

world news

Fifagate: Further pressure on Blatter as allegations of 10m dollar bribe emerge