December 4, 2013 – BERLIN,— A Kurdish report said that Iraqi President, Jalal Talabani, who stays in Germany for treatment has been transferred to an “unknown“ destination.

Talabani suffered since months ago from a stroke and lost consciousness then was taken to Germany for treatment.

Talabani ‘s fate is still unknown.

However, the leaders of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan PUK party say that he is alive but he cannot speak.

Kurdish Bas newspaper published news about the health of Iraqi President, Jalal Talabani, secretary general of the PUK and confirmed that he has been moved from the hospital in Germany to an unknown place. The newspaper quoted a Kurdish source described as trusted that the floor (where Talabani lives) was forbidden in front of visitors until last Tuesday as it became open to visitors of the hospital, which is called “Reha Clinic “in Berlin.

The source pointed out that according to the newspaper; Talabani’s nine guards have left the hospital, adding that they also left Adlon Hotel where they were staying.

The newspaper quoted from its source that “Iraqi President, Jalal Talabani and his bodyguards have disappeared unexpectedly from the hospital, and when we asked about their place no one give any information about them”. In turn, member of the political bureau of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan Rizgar Ali, who is currently in charge of the third branch of the Union in Erbil denied the death of Talabani and being transferred to an unknown location. “Germany Hospitals are not like hospitals in Erbil so that anyone would come and visit him,” Rizgari added. The news comes at a time, Kurdish media noted that two Russian planes have landed “secretly ” in Sulaimaniyah International Airport, were carrying “unknown “content “.