Argentine President Fernandez recovering from surgery

BY News Desk  October 8, 2013 at 11:37 AM EST

Photo by the Presidency of the Nation of Argentina

The president of Argentina is out of surgery and recovering, reports the AP.

President Cristina Fernandez suffered a subdural haematoma, which is an accumulation of blood in the brain. She is expected to remain in intensive care for the next two days and be hospitalized until next week.