* Health groups welcome snub; foreign minister puts on brave face (Adds reaction by Zimbabwe foreign minister, paragraphs 9-10)
WASHINGTON, Oct 22 U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell said on Sunday that he was willing to bring healthcare legislation up for a vote but was waiting for the go-ahead from President Donald Trump, who sent mixed signals this week about a bipartisan bill that would shore up insurance markets.
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* Says its shares to halt trade on Oct 23 pending assets acquisition deal
LONDON, Oct 22 South African private hospitals operator Mediclinic International has approached Spire Healthcare about a deal to take full control of Britain's second-largest healthcare company, according to a person familiar with the matter.
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