Spokesman: Clinton faints due to being ill

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is recovering after sustaining a concussion, a State Department spokesman said today. According to Clinton spokesman Philippe Reines:

While suffering from a stomach virus, Secretary Clinton became dehydrated and fainted, sustaining a concussion.

She has been recovering at home and will continue to be monitored regularly by her doctors.

At their recommendation, she will continue to work from home next week, staying in regular contact with department and other officials. She is looking forward to being back in the office soon.


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