Henry Kissinger Hospitalized 86-year-old has stomach pains while in South Korea By Newser Editors and Wire Services Posted Mar 13, 2010 10:29 AM CST 15 comments Comments Former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger delivers a speech during a lecture about North Korea's nuclear program, in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, March 11, 2010. (Lee Jin-man) (Newser) – A hospital official says former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger is recovering after being hospitalized in the South Korean capital with stomach pains. He is expected to be released tomorrow. The 86-year-old Nobel Peace Prize laureate arrived in Seoul earlier in the week to attend a security forum. He also met with South Korean President Lee Myung-bak.