Jacques Chirac's wife hospitalised alongside him in Paris

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Bernadette Chirac, 83, was admitted for fatigue to the Pitié-Salpêtrière hospital where her former French president husband, also 83, is being treated for pneumonia.

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The wife of former French president Jacques Chirac was admitted to hospital Wednesday “to rest and recuperate” on the same day a prominent French politician falsely announced on Twitter that her husband had died, reports FRANCE 24.