Mideast Iraq

December 20, 2012 - 5:33 PM
Iraqi people deliver flowers to the hospital where Iraqi President Jalal Talabani is receiving treatment at the Medical City in Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. Talabani's doctors have not formally said that the 79-year-old statesman suffered a stroke, though several other government officials have confirmed that is the case. Foreign medical experts began arriving in Baghdad on Wednesday to assist Iraqi doctors treating ailing President Jalal Talabani, who remains in a Baghdad intensive care unit after suffering a stroke. (AP Photo/ Karim Kadim)