U. S. State Secretary falls off bike and breaks leg

(AGI) Geneva, May 31 - U.S. State Secretary John Kerry had acycling accident in Haute-Savoie on Sunday morning, breakinghis right femur. America's chief diplomat was scheduled to flyto Madrid on Sunday afternoon but had to cancel all hisengagements, including his visit to Paris on Tuesday for themeeting of the countries participating in the US-led coalitionfighting the jihadist group ISIS. His condition is notworrying and he is expected to recover fully. The accidenthappened around 9:40 a.m. in Scionzier, near the French-Swissborder. He was immediately airlifted to the Geneva UniversityHospital by helicopter.

(AGI) Geneva, May 31 - U.S. State Secretary John Kerry had acycling accident in Haute-Savoie on Sunday morning, breakinghis right femur. America's chief diplomat was scheduled to flyto Madrid on Sunday afternoon but had to cancel all hisengagements, including his visit to Paris on Tuesday for themeeting of the countries participating in the US-led coalitionfighting the jihadist group ISIS. His condition is notworrying and he is expected to recover fully. The accidenthappened around 9:40 a.m. in Scionzier, near the French-Swissborder. He was immediately airlifted to the Geneva UniversityHospital by helicopter. "Mr Kerry never lost his senses," saidmedical sources. He will be flown back to the United States forfollow-up treatment. (AGI) . .