Brazil President briefly hospitalized, cancels Davos trip

Brazil's President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was briefly hospitalized for high blood pressure.

Brazil President briefly hospitalized, cancels Davos trip

Brazil's President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was briefly hospitalized for high blood pressure and had to cancel his trip to the World Economic Forum in Switzerland, the president's office said on Thursday.

Lula is well and was released from a hospital in the northeastern city of Recife. His public agenda was canceled through Sunday and he will be resting in Sao Paulo, the office said.

Reuters

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