Alexis Tsipras Undergoes Hernia Operation

Greek Premier Alexis Tsipras was admitted to hospital to undergo hernia removal operation on Friday afternoon.

Mr. Tsipras was hospitalized at the Eugenideio hospital of Athens and the surgery took place on Friday afternoon.

The Prime Minister’s office issued a statement according to which the operation was scheduled.

“The Prime Minister wants to thank the doctors and the hospital staff from his heart,” the statement concludes.

According to reports, the Premier felt unwell on Thursday and at doctors’ advice he was hospitalized.