• Author Salman Rushdie on ventilator after Chautauqua stabbing

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  • Salman Rushdie ‘on ventilator' after stabbing - agent

    Salman Rushdie ‘on ventilator' after stabbing - agent

    1 month ago - By RT

    The novelist was attacked Friday during a lecture in the US
    Award-winning novelist Salman Rushdie was on a ventilator and unable to speak on Friday evening after being stabbed at a public event in New York state earlier that day, his agent Andrew Wylie has said.
    The 75-year-old Indian-born British-American author has long been the recipient of death threats from Islamists for his work.
    “The news is not good,” Wylie said in an email to the media. “Salman will likely lose one eye; the nerves in his arm were severed; and his liver was stabbed and damaged.”
    The author was stabbed in the neck...
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