Claims of a Heart Attack Denied
Turkish officials reject rumors on President Erdoğan’s condition
I recall this type of news prior to another election and Erdogan was fine. If my recollection is correct Erdogan is diabetic and it’s possible what ever actually happened was related to this? There are some outrageous things being said, such as Erdogan is dead? I’m not going there save for
- (a warning enjoining one from certain acts or practices) There was an attempt made on Erdogan’s life at the time the coup took place in 2016. Would or could someone attempt to kill him? Obviously, that’s entirely possible. But, does not appear to be the case at this time.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will attend the first fuel delivery for Akkuyu Nuclear Plant via a video link, according to a statement by the ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party), while the Communications Directorate rejected claims that he was in a serious medical condition.
Kandemir said Erdoğan would attend a ceremony at the Akkuyu nuclear power plant in the southern Mersin province via video link on Thursday.
“Our Mersin rally is also planned to be held on a future date,” he posted on Twitter.
Vice President Fuat Oktay rejected claims that the president’s health condition was serious.
“The president’s state of health is really good. We are constantly in touch with him, Oktay said, adding that Erdoğan will continue to carry out duties.
The Presidential Communications Directorate also rejected claims that the president had a heart attack.
Erdogan wrote that due to his busy schedule, he felt ill on live broadcast.
The Turkish leader emphasized that he will stop his election campaign for one day on the advice of doctors.
Erdogan had felt ill on the live broadcast of a TV station, as a result of which the program was interrupted.
Three weeks out in a tight Turkish election race and the incumbent’s having to hit pause. A stomach flu blamed for Recep Tayep Erdogan scrapping three campaign stops in the Anatolian heartland this Wednesday.
On Tuesday evening, the 69-year old Erdogan had to interrupt a television interview for 30 minutes before returning to the set.