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Samsung Medical Center denies rumors of Lee’s death

By KH디지털2
  • Published : May 16, 2014 - 14:35
  • Updated : May 16, 2014 - 14:35
Samsung Medical Center (Yonhap)
Samsung Medical Center denied rumors that Samsung Electronics Co. chairman Lee Kun-hee died Friday.

“His condition is improving,” SMC head Yoon Soon-bong told reporters. Lee has been hospitalized for treatment after a heart attack on Saturday night, and he is still under sedation.

“I would not have even come down here if chairman Lee had really been in a life-threatening situation,” Yoon added.

By Jeong Hunny (hj257@heraldcorp.com)