Kissinger hospitalized due to stomach pains

March 13, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger has been hospitalized.The 86 year old was taken to a hospital in South Korea after complaining of stomach pains.

A South Korean newspaper is reporting that he's now recovering and that his condition is not too serious.

Kissinger was in Seoul to deliver a lecture on North Korea's nuclear program.

He's best known for helping to improve U.S. relations with China and the former Soviet Union under Presidents Nixon and Ford.