Parliament Speaker Ismail Kahraman taken to intensive care

Turkish Parliament Speaker Ismail Kahraman was taken back to an intensive care unit at hospital in the Turkish capital Ankara on Jan. 9 after undergoing an operation.

The Parliament Speaker’s Office has issued a statement, saying Kahraman was struggling with an infection following a medical examination.

Kahraman recently underwent cardiac surgery in the Ankara Güven Hospital and has been under treatment since his operation.

It was reported that he had been taken to hospital for treatment of a vein infection on Dec. 30, the Hurriyet Daily reports.

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