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First Lady fully recovers

Minggu, 17 Juni 2012 13:07 WIB | 1.619 Views
First Lady fully recovers
Ani Yudhoyono (FOTO ANTARA/Widodo S. Jusuf)
Pittsburgh, America (ANTARA News) - Indonesia`s First Lady Ani Yudhoyono has fully recovered after undergoing cervical spinal nerve surgery in Pittsburgh, the United States, on June 15.

The surgery went well and successfully, and therefore she joined President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyonoand and his entourage to Los Cabos Mexico to attend the G20 Summit, Julian A Pasha, a presidential spokesman, said on the presidential plane on Saturday.

"Madamme Ani has fully recovered" Julian said.

The First Lady earlier told the press that the surgery took place for around one hour.

The First Lady and her entourage left for Pittsburgh for medical treatment on a commercial flight on June 12.

She was accompanied by her son, Edhie Baskoro Yudhoyono, and chief of the team of presidential doctors, Brig Gen Aris Pribudi in Pittsburgh.

The G-20 Summit will bring together leaders of 20 world economic powers, including US President Barack Obama.

From Mexico, President Yudhoyono will fly to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for a sustainable development summit Rio+20 on June 20-22.

The summit aims to evaluate progress achieved in the implementation of sustainable development in the past 20 years since the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro and in the past 10 years since the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg in 2002. ***1***

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