Denmarks foreign minister resigns in poor health

first_imgCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) – Denmark’s foreign minister says he is resigning after doctors uncovered a blood clot in his heart.Villy Soevndal has been on sick leave since a brief hospitalization in October. The 61-year-old politician says doctors have now told him he is unfit to continue his political career.Soevndal is the former leader of the Socialist People’s Party, a junior partner in the government coalition. He is largely credited for getting the leftist group in the government in 2011 _ the first time that had happened since the party was established in 1959. Arizona families, Arizona farms: providing the local community with responsibly produced dairy Comments   Share   Wednesday’s announcement came a day after Denmark’s justice minister resigned after coming under fire for lying to Parliament.Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt says she would present new government members on Thursday.(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Milstead says best way to stop wrong-way incidents is driving sober Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement Sponsored Stories last_img read more

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