Belgium's Queen Fabiola hospitalised
Fabiola, who is 80 years old, had been operated last week.
"Queen Fabiola was hospitalised yesterday evening at the Saint-Jean Clinic in Brussels for bronchial pneumonia," a brief statement said.
Fabiola, who is 80 years old, had been operated last week. The RTL-TVI television said she underwent thyroid gland surgery.
The Spanish-born aristocrat was widely admired for her devout Roman Catholicism and involvement in social causes, especially those related to mental health, children's issues and the status of women.