Former Prime Minister John Howard Taken To Hospital

Former Prime Minister John Howard has been admitted to hospital, says Sky News.

Sky News political correspondent Andrew Clennell said during a visit to his Doctor on Monday morning, the 81-year-old had been admitted to hospital with an unidentified illness, not linked to COVID-19.

Mr Clennell said he had talked to Mr Howard, Australia’s twenty-fifth prime minister, by phone, who downplayed the incident and said he was fine.

Liberal Party icon Mr Howard, who led Australia from 1996 through 2007, is the second longest serving leader in the nation.

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