In a shocking revelation, former US first lady Laura Bush has disclosed in her upcoming autobiography that she and her husband George W Bush could have been poisoned in Germany in 2007 as the couple fell sick during the summit, the New York Times reported on Wednesday, Apr 27.
In her book ‘Spoken from the Heart’, which is scheduled to be released in May 2010, Laura said that the US Secret Service had investigated a possible poisoning of the presidential delegation at the G8 summit.
The then US President George W Bush had to spent part of the summit in bed. The report quoted her as saying that the doctor had concluded the couple had contacted a virus.
‘However we never learned if any other delegations became ill, or if ours, mysteriously, was the only one’, Laura Bush wrote.