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Former US President Carter in hospital

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was rushed to a hospital on Tuesday after developing an upset stomach during a flight to Cleveland but plans to resume a book-signing tour on Wed­nes­day, the Carter Center said. Carter, who turns 86 on Friday, has been ac­tive in international diplomacy since serving as president from 1977 to 1981, particularly in intervening on behalf of Americans detained abroad and as an observer of foreign elections. Nobel Peace Prize winner in 2002.

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