Former Israeli PM Ariel Sharon’s Medical condition Significantly Worsens

Ariel SharonThe medical condition of Former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has significantly deteriorated, sources said on Wednesday, Haaretz reports.

Sharon, 85, is hospitalized in Tel Hashomer hospital in Tel Aviv, and has been comatose since January 4, 2006 when he suffered a brain hemorrhage.

A source with knowledge of Sharon’s condition said that if his condition continues to deteriorate, it is “a matter of days.” The source said that Sharon’s family is currently by his bed and holding consultations with medical staff.

01/01/2014 1:23 PM by Mark Hirshberg

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