Sunday, August 10, 2003

Idi Amin "expected to die within days"

This article is about how the King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Jeddah has posted guards outside Amin's room after somebody (possibly some people) phoned in a death threat on Saturday.

And a few grafs down is this:
... and the source told Reuters Sunday he was now expected to die within days.

"Idi Amin's condition has deteriorated as sepsis has set in, compounding earlier multiple organ system failure. He is still hooked up to a life-support machine...(and) the prognosis is he will die within days rather than weeks," the source said.