Britain's King Charles admitted to London hospital


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# 26 January 2024 14:35 (UTC +04:00)

Britain's King Charles went into London hospital on Friday to have planned treatment to address an enlarged prostate, Buckingham Palace said, APA reports.

"The king was this morning admitted to a London hospital for scheduled treatment," Buckingham Palace said in a statement.

"His majesty would like to thank all those who have sent their good wishes over the past week and is delighted to learn that his diagnosis is having a positive impact on public health awareness."

The palace has declined to say how long the king would stay in hospital but his upcoming public engagements have been postponed to allow a short period of recuperation.