Tutu cancels travel plans for health reasons

2014-12-09 20:24

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has cancelled his travel plans for the rest of the year for health reasons, says his foundation.

"[Tutu] has cancelled his travel plans... as he embarks on a new course of medication to manage the prostate cancer he's been living with for the past 15 years," said the Desmond and Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation today.

Tutu's daughter said he would no longer attend the Nobel Peace Laureates Summit in Rome this week.

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