Photo: AFP
Benjamin Netanyahu
Photo: AFP
Netanyahu hospitalized for sinus infection
PM taken to Hadera hospital suffering from headache and congestion; was released shortly afterwards in good condition.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was hospitalized in Hadera on Friday night for a sinus infection, his office confirmed.


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He was taken to Hillel Yaffe Medical Center on Friday evening, suffering from nasal problems and a bad headache. The Netanyahu family has a private home in Caesarea, some 10 kilometers from Hadera.  



Police cars outside Hillel Yafe Medical Center (Photo: Ido Erez)
Police cars outside Hillel Yafe Medical Center (Photo: Ido Erez)


The prime minister was admitted upon arrival, and was released a short time later in good condition.


In August, Netanyahu underwent an operation for an umbilical hernia at Hadassah Medical Center, Mount Scopus in Jerusalem.


The hour-long procedure was successful, and conducted under general anesthetic. The prime minister returned to work several days after leaving hospital.




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