Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will undergo an operation to implant a pacemaker on the night of July 23, reports RIA Novosti.
According to the head of government’s office, the operation will be carried out in the Sheba center of Tel Hashomer hospital.
During this period, the head of the country’s Justice Ministry, Deputy Prime Minister Yariv Levin, will temporarily serve as prime minister.
Netanyahu was previously reported to have lost consciousness at home and suffered a head injury in a fall. Later, doctors implanted a heart arrhythmia monitoring device in the politician’s heart.